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Biopsy Came Back
Can you tell me if a biopsy came back negative how can my dr. Still diagnose me with that disease?
It depends: It depends on the disease. Some diseases are diagnosed solely by biopsy, whereas others are diagnosed by a set of criteria. If the other criteria are present, you can still have the disease, despite a negative biopsy. If you are not convinced, you can always ask for a second opinion. ...Read more
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
More info needed: More information is needed to answer your question. Remember, however, a negative test is only negative for that one site biopsied. For example, if you put on a blindfold, went our to your front lawn and pulled up a handful of grass and identified that you had no weeds in that handful, can you safely say that you have no weeds on your entire lawn? Provide more info in your next question. ...Read more
Had loop done CIN 3 , biopsy came back CIN 3 nothing else found, 6 months on colcospy looked fine smear back cin3 again why? I'm confused .
Lymph node: I see axillary reactive lymph nodes commonly in females who shave the area seems to be most common in warmer climates, not exclusively. Occasionally i see better results with cool water. ...Read more
Severe dysplasea. What does this mean? Age 22, 2 abnormal pap smears 6 mo apart. A biopsy came back positive.
I have folliculitis and needle biopsies came back negative can I have an incisional or punch biopsy to isolate the microbe?
I just finished biochemo for stage III melanoma six months ago, a recent biopsy came back as severely atypical. What exactly does that mean?
Had mammo in apr '14. Have lump. Core biopsy came back normal. 5-21-14 radiologist saw shadowing want the lump taken out. Whats shadowing indicates?
Discordance: It appears that the benign biopsy result does not match the "shadowing" on the imaging. This is a mismatch that we call discordance. I recommend you find a breast specialist in your area who can evaluate you and look over the images to provide an answer. Good luck ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Shave biopsy came back as this. Compound melanocytic nevus with moderate cytologic atypia. Five weeks later it's grown back already. What's this mean?
You should: have the entire lesion excised and have the specimen reviewed by a qualified dermatopathologist. Some pigmented lesions are difficult to determine, even for experienced pathologist. ...Read more
Speak with derm doc: This question needed to be addressed to your dermatologist. Which one was it? The treatment depends on the diagnosis. ...Read more
I recently had a mole removed and it healed up perfect. The biopsy came back pos. For basil cell. What should I do now?
Should i be worried about inflammation found inside my colon during colonoscopy? What can cause it? Doc said the biopsy came back normal?
Dad's lung biopsy came back benign. He's having a 2nd biopsy done going in through his back. What are the chances this one will be benign too?
Bled very little after d&c/hysteroscopy on 5/15 for thick endo & polyps. Biopsy came back negative. 1st period since, heavy & with clots. Why still?
I had a itchy frecle type mole on my shoulder removed a while back biopsy came back negative . But im concerned again as on my back I GT hard itchy sk?
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