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Breast Biopsy
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11/3/2017I recently had a 3D ultrasound completed, below are the findings. What do you see as next steps and do you see anything of concern? thank you for your time,
Technique: Bilateral Breast 3D Automated Ultrasound
Comparison: No Prior Studies
Finding_P (R1) at 1 o'clock, 22 mm from skin and 49 mm to nipple in AP view.
Measurements: 1) 5.6 mm, 2) 5.4 mm.
Finding_P (R2) at 11 o'clock, 34 mm from skin and 36 mm to nipple in AP view. Measurements: 1) 5.4 mm, 2) 5.4 mm, 3) 2.9
mm. Irregular Shape, Parallel Orientation, Circumscribed Margin, Echogenic Halo Border, Combined Pattern Posterior,
Hypoechoic Echo
The finding at the 1:00 radian of the left breast is likely a complex cyst.
The finding at the 11:00 radian of the left breast is likely a small solid mass.
No other abnormality is seen.
Dedicated handheld ultrasound of the areas in question is recommended.
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11/5/2017makes sense to get more imaging for a closer look. need to determine if complex cyst has irregular borders or not and to determine what the small solid mass is.

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