A 27-year-old female asked:
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had breast biopsy 2 months ago that was benign lactational changes. i feel like i can feel a tiny lump there now --can this be the clip they put in?

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Dr. Addagada Rao
55 years experience General Surgery
No: You already has biopsy 2 months ago, don't worry and go for follow up visit. You can not feel the clip which was placed as a reference point to identify sit of biopsy site and is harmless.
Answered on May 25, 2015

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