A 57-year-old female asked:
I received a callback after a recent screening mammogram and breast ultrasound. the area of concern is a 5mm nodular asymmetry in the left breast. could this be breast cancer or am i overthinking. i have dense breasts?
1 doctor answer • 1 doctor weighed in
Neurology 54 years experience
Impossible to guess the nature of your nodule based upon this information, but it is important to work closely with your doctor. A small biopsy might be necessary, or additional followup studies may be needed, but being proactive can mitigate or prevent problems.
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Answered Jun 21, 2021
Last updated Jun 21, 2021
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