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Intraductal Papillomas
General questions about intraductal papillomas.
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8/4/2017I just heard my core needle biopsy for my left breast as follows.
Final Diagnosis...left breast nodule at 10 o clock 8CFN, core biopsies: Atypical intraductal papilloma. The papilloma has several areas of crowded ductal cell proliferation fulfilling criteria of atypical duct hyperplasia. Part Carcinoma is not identified in these biopsies.
A separate biopsy close to the first says intraductal papilloma without atypia.
My take on this after looking at several websites is that surgery will be advisable to remove the papillomas. How soon does this need to be done? I am self employed and have a commitment for work out of state for the next 2 months. Should I break my contract, or can this wait until early October (it is now early August. Stress is an understatement, I would appreciate any advice.
Thank you,
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8/5/2017see about getting it done before you go. you will go nuts if you delay it. there is a risk of breast cancer cells being present wherethe atypia is.

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