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Breast Biopsy
Questions about the definition, risks and results of breast biopsy.
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10/24/2017Thank you for the response below: I have contacted Dr. Rupert of rupert case management in Toronto and have a 3D ultrasound scheduled for this Friday and will be seeing my family Dr. tomorrow to request 2nd opinion also.
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10/23/2017 The radiologist informed me that she does not think biopsy of the area of architectural distortion of my breast is needed, stating that it is due to my dense fibroglandular and cystic breasts. Is biopsy always needed for architecutural distortion in your opinion? I have not had previous breast injury, cancer or surgery. Should I ask for an MRI? Many thanks,
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10/23/2017 This term is supposed to be reserved for describing something that does look highly suspicious. so consider taking your mammograms to another breast imaging radiologist for a second look and comment.
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10/26/2017Glad you are following up on this.

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