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asymmetrical nodule in breast

A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dean Giannone
24 years experience in Internal Medicine
Possible.: There are several mammographic characteristics that suggest benignity or malignancy, but we can't use any of them in isolation to make such an importa ... Read More
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A 63-year-old female asked:
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
What does MD say?: The screening mammogram was ordered by an MD. What does he/she say about this report and if it needs further evaluation? If the mammogram was not orde ... Read More
A 63-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ralph Boling
38 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
This can be serious,: or could be benign/normal, this timeline seems appropriate, but talk to your doctor to be sure.
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Barry Rosen
33 years experience in General Surgery
Exam +/- : When evaluating a woman who has found a nodule, the best test is to have a careful breast examination. Many perceived lumps are just "variations of n ... Read More
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Zasuly
27 years experience in Plastic Surgery
Radiology term: That is a radiology term for a lesion that blocks ultrasound waves and makes a shadow on the ultrasound image. Sometimes correlates with denser tissu ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Julie Gershon
27 years experience in Radiology
Nodule: A one cm nodule can be a variety of things. A breast ultrasound is needed to diagnose what the nodule is. It could be a benign cyst or benign solid ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
Have it medically: Evaluated to find out.
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Otto Placik
33 years experience in Plastic Surgery
Not usual: But it is not necessarily an indication of an underlying disease. I would discuss with your primary care physician or consider dermatological evaluati ... Read More
A 70-year-old female asked:
Dr. Timothy Davis
24 years experience in Radiology
Benign. : These are hallmarks of something that is not cancerous. It also needs to show no shadowing, and may have enhanced through-transmission. Probably a be ... Read More
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A 56-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steven Hebert
28 years experience in Pathology
BR-Rads 2: BI-RADS 2 means that your mammogram was normal (ie, no cancer), but other findings (eg, cysts) are described in the report. You should continue your ... Read More

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