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Complex Cysts
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11/30/2017Can you tell me please what the difference is between a complex and complicated cyst. I had an 3D US done and the report read that one area likely a solid mass and the other likely a complex cyst. Biospy recommended but becuase I had the US done at a private clinic my family Dr feels that our local hospital may not act on the recommendations of the private clinic radiologist. I am caught between the private and public system here in Ontario. Both are very small and under 1cm, do you think I am okay to wait until regualr check via the breast screening program comes up or should I push for the biopsy? Irregular, hypoechoic discriptors used along with circumscribed and halo.
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11/30/2017complicated and complex mean the same thing. a cyst that contains solid debris. no way to guess if its okay to delay further evaluation or not though. you may want to press for diagnostic evaluation sooner vs later so you have answers.

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