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ADH - Atypical Ductal Hyperplasia
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9/6/2016Had a mammo done and was called back to do further test such as ultrasound. Was founded that I have fibrocystics and family dr sent me for a needle biopsy on both breast due to a history of mother having breast cancer 2x and 1st cousin on fathers side having breast cancer. Test came back ADH on left breast. I'm scheduled to have a needle localization excursional biopsy on 9/15. What should I ask the Drs.? Is their a genetics test that I can take to see if I have the markers?
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9/6/2016If you mom is still living request that she get genetically tested. if she tests positive for a breast cancer gene mutation then you will then want to be tested too. you also will want a breast surgical oncologist doing this surgery. if you want to come our way just call 443-997-8282. if your mom has passed away, then you will want to get genetically tested soon. if you carry a gene mutation then consider preventative mastectomies with reconstruction. if no mutation then be followed in a high risk clinical program.

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