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nodule in breast is it breast cancer

A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles Atkinson
28 years experience General Surgery
Probably not: You are fairly young and unless you have a strong family history it is unlikely you would develop breast cancer in the first place. If you had a biop ... Read More

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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dean Giannone
24 years experience 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 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. Barry Rosen
33 years experience General Surgery
Walk B4 U Run: Breast microcalcifications are very common, some of which may be associated with cancer. Radiologists will deem those suspicious enough to warrant bio ... Read More
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A 66-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ed Kaplan
Dr. Ed Kaplan answered
38 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Is it new?: If it's a change from last years mammogram, should investigate further and consider biopsy. Mri might be a good next step.
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lewis Hassell
38 years experience Pathology
Fibroadenoma: Fibroadenoma is a benign well circumscribed tumor with two components, epithelium and stroma. Only very rarely is the epithelium found to be atypical ... Read More
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Muaiad Kittaneh
19 years experience Addiction Medicine
See your doctor: You were obviously diagnosed with breast cancer at a very young age (23) which is always concerning and puts you at risk for other cancers just by bei ... Read More
A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Addagada Rao
55 years experience General Surgery
Possible: most likely your doctor will do aspiration biopsy ( FNS ) in the office wait for the results , in general prognosis is excellent in most of the thyroi ... Read More
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A 69-year-old female asked:
Dr. Blake Miller
12 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Biopsy: The only way to determine that this is actually metastatic breast cancer would be to perform a biopsy and evaluate if that tissue is breast carcinoma. ... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. Liawaty Ho
22 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Get sono: Male breast cancer is not common. If your mammogram shows something there- i would pursue further with sonogram of the breast to evaluate more on the ... Read More

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