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After A Papilloma Biopsy Was The Chance Of Getting Breast Cancer
Ct neck shows scattered subcm short axis dimension lymph nodes anterior posterior cervical chains bilat. 2 x triple neg breast cancer surv. Biopsy?
Imaging/biopsy: You have been through a lot. Imaging with ct scan provides information and helps guide next steps, but is not diagnostic. A biopsy obtains tissue for pathology to make the diagnose of lymph node. The timing of biopsy in relation to your overall health will be best addressed between you and your doc. Take family or friend with you. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Biopsy is tissue removed by needle or cutting to remove part of a body part. It is usually a small amount of material that is processed by a pathologist. Most of the time it is stained and looked at through a microscope to arrive at a diagnosis. Special processes are done for some tissues or problems. The purpose is to tell what the problem is (diagnosis). ...Read more
I just had a breast biopsy, they gave me a sheet have 20% of the chance i will have breast cancer, what does this mean?
I have breast cancer tumor. Went from 3cm to 5 CM after biopsy but stable since. If outer part is liquid, can it be drained by needle prior to surgery?
Drainage unnecessary: The size of the tumor does not include any bleeding from the biopsy. Therefore, if it was 3 cm before the biopsy (&the biopsy was recent), the tumor is still 3cm. You need not worry about this fluid and may proceed with your definitive surgery. I hope all goes well. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
I am 4 years out from breast cancer and still taking tamoxifen a mass was found in the edometrial lining after annual exam biopsy has been your thoug?
Endometrial biopsy: While tamoxifen does decrease the recurrence rate of certain breast cancers, there is a small but real increase in cancer of the uterine lining. For this reason, a biopsy should be performed at any sign of changes in this area. It can usually be done via brushings, i.e. Without incisions, in the gynecologists office. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What do you suggest if my mom has breast cancer and after some biopsy's and an MRI thisfind any spreading in the other breast or liver?
Medical oncologist: If your mother has breast cancer spread to the opposite breast and to the liver, she should be under the care of a qualified medical oncologist and perhaps a surgeon if the disease is limited in the liver. Some patients are candidates for surgical resection of liver spread and possibly a mastectomy on the opposite breast. ...Read more
After a biopsy, i was diagnosed with breast cancer. The doctor said it is in the lymph nodes. I got results that came out negative but instead said metastatic breast. What does this mean?
Not clear to me: Typically, breast cancer spreads first to regional lymph nodes and then to other parts of the body. Once breast cancer spreads to the lymph nodes it is considered to have metastasized. It would be critical to understand exactly what results were "negative" to determine its significance. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What do you suggest if my mom has breast cancer and after some biopsy's and an MRI this of spreading to the left breast or towards the liver?
Excisise primary: gThe primary lesion of breast should be resected and evaluated as to if it is triple neg. and which hormones might be effective if the lesion is ER+ or neg. If there is evidence of a second lesion, that should also be excised and with evidence of liver involvement, chemotherapy whould be added along with agents such as herceptin if lesion HER2+ ...Read more
The breast is both a male and female organ. However its main function is in the delivery of milk to the newborn. Breast cancer occurs 95% of the time in women and 5% of the time in men. It is treated the same regardless of which sex it appears in. It comes in two forms invasive and non-invasive; distinction is important as ...Read more
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