Lumps in breasts....................... - page 2
Hi everyone! I have just gotten off the phone with my best friend who lives in Austria. About a month ago, she discovered a lump in her breast. She recently met with her gynaecologist, who... Read More
Jun 28, '03If it is possible she should go to a breast center, not just the xray department of the hospital. The center I use has radiologists that ONLY read mammograms plus a computer that also independently reads them. They look at the film right away and you get the US right then. If needed they do the biopsy right then. I don't think I'd ever go anywhere else.
This is the one I use, Dr Cupples is fantastic, but there are breast imaging centers everywhere.
Jun 28, '03Thank you SO much Ladies!
You have all reinforced my sentiments and feelings on this matter.
I have found some good info, and will pass on all of your advice to her when I call her this evening.
Bless you......... I really appreciate all of your input!
Jun 29, '03I began finding lumps in my breasts when I was 15 years old. I have a family history of fibrocystic breast disease, so I wasn't worried. They tend to come and go from month to month. That was until I had a reduction mamoplasty and haven't found any since, and either did the pathologist during the examination. If I didn't have a family history of this then I would have freaked out, and had it checked out my more than my family physician.