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Micro Calcification Cancer
DID US - THYROID RIGHT NODULE WITH TISSUE' SIZE 0.8 *1.5 CM , VASCULAR FLOW + MICRO CALCIFICATIONS. WHAT IS THE ֵ% CANCER?ON SAME SIDE CYST 0.2 CM
DID US - NODULE WITH TISSUE' SIZE 0.8 *1.5 CM , VASCULAR FLOW + MICRO CALCIFICATIONS. WHAT IS THE ֵ% CANCER?ALSO HAVE ACID REFLUX ַ& HELICOBACTER-
Ct scan shows small calcific densities measuring 3.5mm in the right lobe of thyroid gland. Any suggestions on what this could be please? I had breast cancer in 08 but no mestateses and n full remission w br ca. Tysvm! I love you guys.
At what age do people get micro calcifications in their breast? Do they ever turn into cancer if benign?
Microcalcifications: ...can appear at any age. They do not turn cancerous. A new onset of grouped calcifications can be a sign of cancer. Usually we want repeat imaging to "demonstrate stability". After that we don't worry about them unless there is some change on the imaging. ...Read moreGet help from a doctor now ›
Had a stereotactic biopsy on micro calcifications that proved negative for cancer. Told have to do mammo every 6 mo to evaluate calcifications. Why ?
Biopsy not 100%: A stereotactic biopsy is not a perfect procedure. It would be possible to miss an area of cancer. By repeating the mammogram, your doc will make sure the califications are stable. If there are many new calcifications, you might need further evaluation. ...Read moreGet help from a doctor now ›
NO: Not vascular calcifications.Get a more detailed answer ›
See below: Certain types of microscopic calcium deposits seen on mammogram can represent early stage of non-invasive breast cancer such as dcis (ductal carcinoma in situ) or lcis (lobular). Lcis is not cancerous but considered pre-cancerous. Non-invasive cancers treated with lumpectomy surgery & sometimes hormone & radiation treatments. ...Read moreGet help from a doctor now ›
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