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Is it possible to have breast cancer if it doesn't show up on an ultrasound?

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In brief: Yes

Ultrasound is only one means of evaluation of the breast.
Physical examination and mammogram can be more accurate in some settings. Breast MRI is used sometimes. Breast biopsy of a concerning finding may be the only way to confirm that a breast condition is benign or not.

In brief: Yes

Ultrasound is only one means of evaluation of the breast.
Physical examination and mammogram can be more accurate in some settings. Breast MRI is used sometimes. Breast biopsy of a concerning finding may be the only way to confirm that a breast condition is benign or not.
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