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LCIS - Lobular Carcinoma In Situ
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1/2/201848 yrs old, last year diagnosed with LCIS and ALH,, chose NO tamox and close monitoring so it's only been 1 year - last mamo in oct was clear. Not sure Overall what family history for cancer is relevant. My great grandmother on grandfather side had breast cancer. My Grandfather at 70 had colon cancer very small pollup they removed it never needed any treatment and was only that 1 time incident he lived to 94 died of stroke, my grandmother died at 88 of stroke as well,,, turns out she had a melonomia that was cancerous didn't know until death so was never treated in life for cancer. with all of that being said,,, I just had my first abnormal pap test ever. they called and said i need 2 biopsies,, colposcopy and endometrial. I'm wondering is this all a coincidence or is my body telling me something? Now i'm second guessing maybe i should try tamox. I know these bodies parts are not related but any connection or can it possible all be random? without even know pap biospy results i feel i want the Brca test --
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1/3/2018hopefully coincidence. your family history doesn't meet criteria for genetic testing, which frankly is good news. get the biopsies done and see what those results are. we hope those results are negative and not cancer related.

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