A 36-year-old female asked:
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just had a breast core biopsy. what is the chance in future internal scar tissue occurs and feels like lump? or is there no scarring with core biopsy?

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Dr. Walter Evans II
41 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Scarring unlikely: Take it easy for a few days so that you don't get bruising. A bruise would cause a short-term lump to form.
Answered on Apr 11, 2017
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