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Diagnostic mammogram's and other breast imaging questions.
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|3/15/2012||Just received report of "new findings" from recent Screening mammogram "with computer aided Detection" etc. Am going back today for a sonogram and additional views. I am 78, have mammograms every year, but this time I now have "oval nodule measures 4 mm 5-6:00 periareolar region of right breast. Breast composition Category 2. There are scattered fibroglandular densities (approx. 25%-50% glandular). No malignant calcifications." |
I am concerned. Please tell me what this means.
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|3/15/2012||Thank you for turning to the Johns Hopkins Breast center. And congratulations on going for your yearly mammograms. It is difficult to tell what this might be based on limited information, but the additional imaging and views will help, and perhaps a biopsy is indicated. Hang in there!|
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