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Hi. I have a history of BC with Mastectomy on

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Question: Hi. I have a history of BC with Mastectomy on the left side. Recently I have had swelling and a lump In my chest area. An ultrasound was done. Showed .7cm septated cyst. in the chest wall. I was told to wait 6 mths to review. I am not comfortable with this because of my history and it is on the breast that had cancer.. Would you agree more testing should he done? Thank You. XXXXXXX
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Answered by Dr. Bhagyesh V. Patel (1 hour later)
Brief Answer:
0.7 cm septa cyst is usually a benign condition.

Detailed Answer:
Hello XXXXXXX
Welcome to 'Ask A Doctor' service.
I have read your query and here is my advise.

* 0.7 cm septa containing cyst sound more to be a benign condition of the subcutaneous
region.

Kindly provide me the following details so that I can answer your query completely.

1. Cyst - duration, progress, consistency, overlying skin changes, discharge if any.
2. Associated fever or other systemic issues?
3. If the report is available, kindly attach as an attachment in the follow-up.

Awaiting your response.

Regards.
Dr. Bhagyesh

Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Arnab Banerjee
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Follow up: Dr. Bhagyesh V. Patel (11 hours later)
here is my report.
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Answered by Dr. Bhagyesh V. Patel (13 hours later)
Brief Answer:
no attachment found here.

Detailed Answer:
Hi XXXXXXX
Sorry to say but there is no attachment of the report visible here.

Please find help with the expert customer care team to assist you in this case if needed.
Thanks.
Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Raju A.T
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Brief Answer: 0.7 cm septa cyst is usually a benign condition. Detailed Answer: Hello XXXXXXX Welcome to 'Ask A Doctor' service. I have read your query and here is my advise. * 0.7 cm septa containing cyst sound more to be a benign condition of the subcutaneous region. Kindly provide me the following details so that I can answer your query completely. 1. Cyst - duration, progress, consistency, overlying skin changes, discharge if any. 2. Associated fever or other systemic issues? 3. If the report is available, kindly attach as an attachment in the follow-up. Awaiting your response. Regards. Dr. Bhagyesh