Breast Reconstruction Q&A
Biopsy + Breast Reconstruction
I Had a MRI Needle Biopsy of my Right Breast. They Needed to Implant a Titanium Metal Piece and I Now Have a Hematoma There ?
Hello the MD asked for a MRI needle biopsy to be done after seeing something suspicious in my right breast. Luckily the results were negative. She... READ MORE
After stereoscopic biopsy, I have been diagnosed with DCIS, ER+, up to 5cm in left breast. After MRI, no additional findings in right. BS advised... READ MORE
Should a Surgeon inform a patient written or verbally if there is a chance for scars after the surgery? I went to a Dr. for a needle biopsy and I... READ MORE
Tomorrow jun 3 I request to have a talk with my surgeon about my results from my biopsy,we did talk on the phone but is not enough. As everyone... READ MORE
Should I have an ultra sound guided biopsy to have fluid removed in my breast with tissue expanders?
Hi, 10 wks post-op bilateral mastectomy with tissue expanders. Swelling and slight pain in breast which had the tumor. I think it is fluid build up... READ MORE
If I am cancer free the doctor suggests breast reconstruction six weeks later by putting a ballon under the muscle and filling it up with saline every... READ MORE
I had some lymph nodes removed for biopsy one month ago and a J-P drain put in. It is averaging 550 cc daily through today.
My surgeon says he is going to try pouring 95% alcohol into the surgical site, if the drainage does not ease soon. (it has reached 890 cc in a day as... READ MORE