Breast ultrasound

What is Breast ultrasound?

It is also known as sonomammography. It is one of baseline investigations for any breast pathology including breast lump, breast abscess, etc. It is specially indicated in younger women less than 30 years in whom mammography could not be done. In this procedure breast ultrasound is done through linear probe starting periphery towards areola, including all quadrants, axillary tail and ipsilateral axilla.

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I have black watery discharge coming from my areola.

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Breast ultrasound should be done.

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Such symptom can be caused by breast inflammation...

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Have pain in right breast and arm that started in my right leg,leg ok now, pain still in r. Breast.armpit,and down r.arm,weakness in entire arm.

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Breast ultrasound should be done.

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Such symptoms can be caused by a mass in the...

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I have swelling in my left armpit on my right side. It can be painful at times. There are no lumps. I had a sonogram but it didn't show anything....

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Since when do you have this swelling? Can you please...

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