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Intraductal Papillomas
General questions about intraductal papillomas.
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6/7/2017In January of '17 I was told I may have a Intraductal Papilloma. I was referred to a basic general surgeon and felt very uncomfortable with him. Like he was not the appropriate choice to do the surgery. Also, before I had the biopsy done in January, I had both a mammogram and sonogram, but the tech skipped over several areas my previous tech had been watching. I believe there were 4-5 definitive masses they have been watching over the past 3 years. This new tech didn't bother to measure or scan any of them. What prompted this biopsy was I had green discharge that turned from light green, to dark green, to bright red blood, to dark old blood, and since February I haven't had any discharge whatsoever. The question I do have, is this: I never had the surgery, so the mass has been in there for an additional 6 months. I do have frequent itching inside the nipple and have had that since this all kind of started. The newest symptom or problem is that there is a definite change in the shape of my nipple, and I have a white looking lump on it. I've read that sometimes milk ducts can form a white lump, but I tried to pop it and it is 100% solid. Is this in relation to the papilloma I may have? Or is this something I should have checked out. Please explain what you can. Thank you. Oh, please note that the ultrasound report stated that this was "an intermediate possibility of malignancy."
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6/7/2017this warrants getting checked out and the papilloma still needs to be addressed too. you need a breast surgical oncologist. come here to our experts. 443-997-1513. it is worth traveling for to be in the right hands. just let the scheduler know that Lillie sent you.

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