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General questions about breast health and possible symptoms.
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|6/2/2012||My recent mamogram Findings are as follows: There is an asymmetry measuring 8mm in the subareola region of the left breast. How concerned should I be? Where exactly or how deep is itlocated? I have a follow up imaging evaluation set for Tuesday. I have a family history of breast cancer should i press for a biopsy? Also thereport says I have scattered fibroglandular densities. What does this mean? Are thse fibroglandular densities cancerous or pre cancerous?|
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|6/4/2012||scattered fibroglandular densities are not worrisome nor are the cancer or precancer. the radiologist will determine with additional imaging tuesday whether biopsy is needed. there wasn't a measurement given that stated the depth underneath the nipple and areola. whatever this is, it is small. hang in.|
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