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I have a tender small lump in my right breast. Can it be aninfection or is it possible that it might be cancer?

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology
4 doctors agree

In brief: Could be either

The lesion needs to be examined and if needed a biopsy, either open or needle biopsy may be needed.
You may get away with a fine needle aspirate if that provides the diagnosis.

In brief: Could be either

The lesion needs to be examined and if needed a biopsy, either open or needle biopsy may be needed.
You may get away with a fine needle aspirate if that provides the diagnosis.
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
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Dr. Paul Slawek
Radiology
2 doctors agree

In brief: Ca 1st consideration

All breast lumps should be considered cancer until proved otherwise.

In brief: Ca 1st consideration

All breast lumps should be considered cancer until proved otherwise.
Dr. Paul Slawek
Dr. Paul Slawek
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Dr. Michael Korona
Radiology - Interventional

In brief: Get checked

Need exam, mammogram, and ultrasound.

In brief: Get checked

Need exam, mammogram, and ultrasound.
Dr. Michael Korona
Dr. Michael Korona
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In brief: Lump and age

How old are you, if you have a lump , you must see your doctor.

In brief: Lump and age

How old are you, if you have a lump , you must see your doctor.
Dr. Addagada Rao
Dr. Addagada Rao
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