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Intraductal Papillomas
General questions about intraductal papillomas.
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7/15/2017I recently had a breast exam by my physician who immediately referred me for a diagnostic mammogram (digital) and ultrasound of both breast as she felt multiple lumps and I was experiencing a gross yellow/green discharge from both breasts and my doctor also obtained discharge on exam. After the mammogram and ultrasound confirmed multiple masses in both breasts a fine needle ultrasound guided biopsy of both breasts was done. My radiologist just informed me last evening that it was bilateral multiple papillomas which the pathology report found as benign. i am unclear as to why the radiologist is now making an appointment for a consult with the Breast Care Center surgeon. If they are benign why am I seeing a surgeon?
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7/16/2017Because papillomas are usually surgically removed. 10% can have mutated cells associated with them. come to us. 443-997-1513. let one of our breast surgical oncologists take care of you.

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