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Breast Cancer and Screening

Also known as Cancer - Breast, Goserilin for Breast Cancer, Letrozole, Mammogram, Zoladex for Breast Cancer

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  • breast cancer?

    i had my yearly breast exam, the doctor felt something, the ultrasound showed 2 masses.  im 32. And scared. I got a biopsy the same day, and im getting my results Monday.  The masses are small, which makes me slightly hopeful. They also performed ultrasound on my lymph nodes which were clear.Which...

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  • Terrified I have breast cancer

    Jammed a rod, at work, into my breast back in February. Had a bruised feeling for awhile, then subsided a bit. After awhile, I noticed a dime sized lump off to the side of my nipple. Asked for a mammogram, which showed "normal changes" even though I presented with a lump, there was no ultra...

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  • how do you know the change is a lump to concern you?

    When finding something not the same as you always have how do you know what your feeling is a lump,or swelling mass? I can feel something odd like a  firm bag of worms , between breat and underarm, with a specific spot furth under my arm thats very sore. Then on my forarm a lump which is long in...

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  • Inverted nipples

    Sorry if I haven't posted in correct forum I noticed yesterday that my nipples are inverted one is worse it looks as if there's a line where the nipple should be I'm post menopausal no pain nothing but doesn't look right is this a sign of breast cancer should I see a dr I'm 60

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  • Inverted nipple

    Hello, I am 30 years old and have noticed mainly my left nipple goes inverted, it isnt always like that though, I have tried searching to find out if if its Cancer the nipple stays inverted? my breasts have changed over the last year but I wouldn't say that different or different in a bad way that...

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  • Can I take Garcinia Cambogia with Tamoxifen?

    I’ve put in quite a bit of weight since going through the menopause and have tried to loose weight with not much success. I’ve heard that Garcinia Cambogia tablets might help but not sure if I can take them with tamoxifen. 

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  • Itchy rash on both breasts

    About 2 weeks ago I noticed my breasts were very very itchy, I also noticed there was a rash with it. Very patchy and dry. I assumed it was dry skin and moisturized. I still have it and it has only gotten worse. It’s on both breasts. Anything I’ve tried to read about has talked about inflammatory breast...

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  • Delayed HERCEPTIN

    My mother is ER PR negative and HER2 Positive. She had mastectomy operation first then she had chemotherapy and then she had radiotherapy. We want to give her herceptin. After finishing these surgery and therapies will herceptin be effective now?

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  • Knot in the middle not on breast

    I have this knot in the middle part of my breast, not on my breast. not sure what it is. it seems hard but not sore. it is where the middle of your bra sits. What could this possibly be.

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  • Had an ultrasound and terrible follow up has me concerned

    I went for my yearly in January. All was good. March came around and I found a hard lump. I moved so I needed to find a new doctor where I am now. I found a doctor. He felt the lump as well. Ordered an ultrasound. Gave me a few scenarios and said he was concerned it did not go away after my menstrual...

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  • complex fibroadenoma vs cancer

    on a routine check doc saw an adenoma on my breast. biopsy showed complex fibroadenoma with calcifications and hyperplasia. the surgeon is telling me to leave it. but mythe gyno thinks there could be cancerous cells in it and that the biopsy needle mightve missed the cancerous cells. is this something...

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  • Zoladex

    Zoladex Warning Hi everyone, I believe that it is my duty to warn everyone out there about the long term side effects of having Zoladex injections if you have been offered this particular drug. I was given injections of Zoladex directly into my stomach from 0ctober 1996 for two and a half years for...

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  • Breast Ultra sound.

    Ive has a few issues with lumps but thank god till now ive been told they are something called lumpy breast syndrome. However I was again referred as my Gp felt it worth getting checked again. I had only the right side checked by ultrasound, whilst performing the scan I could see the screen and was concerned...

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  • Please help , I’m so scared

    Could anyone please ease my mind . I had an ultrasound on a very moveable lump before Christmas . Ultrasound results came back normal . My doctor sent me for another opinion and the lump is faulty big and this morning A doctor who done the Ultrasound said he found a definite palpable lump and is recommending...

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  • Could it be cancer?

    I have had a slightly deepened open sore on the under part of my left breast for a month. Last 2 weeks used bactroban no change, pain in my chest wall right side into top of breast,top of arm and slightly into my armpit. This morning I noticed another open sore above my right breast. Am awaiting a mammogram...

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  • I'm yoga teacher online and I can help

    Hello, Namaste I'm yoga teacher online and I can help by yoga breathing, yoga Breathing and the cosmic vibrations made by the sanskrit sounds..... That is very beneficial for women suffering of breast cancer....

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  • My test results

    I have to go in for core biopsy next week.. Can anyone tell me the likely hood based on test results? MAMMO LEFT DX W OR WO COMPUTER AIDED DETECTION performed on: 2/9/2018 1:19 PM Left BREAST BIRADS CATEGORY 4: Suspicious Recommendation: Ultrasound-guided core biopsy is recommended. Also, follow-up...

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  • Triple negative stage 2 breast cancer

    Hi there  Just been diagnosed with triple negative stage 2 breast cancer they said its chemo / surgery / radiotherapy can anyone give me any advice on what’s to come or if a mastectomy to begin with can avoid the above I’m so very scared got two young children and my husband if anyone can help...

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  • Post mastectomy options

    I've been diagnosed with breast cancer following routine screening 2 weeks ago.  After several biopsies I've been told I need a mastectomy and have to decide on whether I want implant reconstruction or to have nothing and use prosthesis.  It's been a lot to take in over the last...

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  • Sld Sld

    How long does zoladex take to wear off

    I have had 4 injections of zoladex with the last one being on 10 December.  Since then I have had severe debilitating headache and into my fourth week off work with it.  In a lot of pain and unable to do much, throbbing headache and nausea when I over do it.  Not having any more injections...

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  • Had three scans on both breasts at my regular screening

    I am 56 and had my third regular breast screening mammogram today.  On the previous two occasions I had two scans per breast - on where the breast is squashed from top to bottom and one squashed side to side. ​Today the mammographer did an extra top to bottom one focusing on the nipple area of...

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  • Fat roll under breast? Is this normal?

    It's only like this when I lean back, sitting up straight it's normal.. i'm just really scared of cancer. Moderator comment:I have deleted the links to the images as they went to a site unsuitable for inclusion in the forums. Users can upload images directly to this site, see below for...

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  • Very worried

    I found a lump in my breast and the doctor sent me to get an ultrasound and I was told the results could be a few days but immediately the next morning they called and said I needed a biopsy I'm really worried now that it's the worst. I'm only 23. Just looking for advice, there's no history...

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  • Operation

    Has my lumpectomy and one node removal on 14th September everything went well no pain at all back to doing everything normal today

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  • Occasional inversion/dip in areola? Please help??

    I've only noticed this change around this month of my cycle, though I've managed to successfully terrify myself thanks to Google... More frequently--multiple times a day at that--either one or both of my areolae seem to 'dip' or pull inward. TMI--but the actual nipple isn't an issue...

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  • symptons questions

    I was told I have breast cancer probably calcification. It's been two years w/o any lumps, or other warning signs. Can they have misdiagnosed me? Thx Much good luck to you all.

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  • Zolodex and Arimidex or Exemestane..

    I have been trying post breast cancer medicines. Tomoxafin was awful so I waited to Zolodex and Arimidex. For two weeks I was fine and then completely stressed and down for the last two weeks. I tried it for 2-3 months. I switched to Zolodex and Exemestane this month and the exact same thing had happened....

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