Lumpectomy

What is Lumpectomy?

Breast lump removal, called lumpectomy, is surgery to remove a breast cancer or other lump in the breast, along with some surrounding tissue from the breast. The reasons to perform a lumpectomy include Fibroadenoma and other noncancerous tumors of the breast.

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My abdomen is always seems so bloated. I had a lumpectomy August 1 st and have to go back for more surgery Oct 14th so naturally I wonder if I...

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Freaking OUT: I was sent for a vacuum assisted core needle biopsy April 11th because my BIRADs were Suspicious on two areas. The results came back...

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The findings of your biopsy are indicative of a benign lesion. It is not suggestive of any cancer. But even...

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Hi, I have had a fibroadnoma removed from my left breast about 20 years ago. I am now having pain when I breathe in on that site I had a lumpectomy...

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I had a rt lumpectomy in 2000 and rt mastectomy in 2003 and dec in 2010 for a brief time and now for 4 straight days I have had pain in the rib...

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I have recently been diagnosed with phlebitis in my left leg. I had my lymph nodes removed 5 yrs ago along with a lumpectomy for breast cancer....

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My 85 year old mother had breast surgery last week (lumpectomy, right breast, 11:00) and now, 1 week later, is experiencing a very strong pain in...

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Dear Doc I was diagnosed with Invasive Ductal Carcinoma Grade II recently. In this regard, I was in contact with Dr. XXXXXXX Sundriyal (On-Line...

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Dear Doc Trust this gets you well. I have been diagnosed with “ INVASIVE DUCTAL CARCINOMA – GRADE II” in my left breast at around 2.0 clock...

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I had a stroke May 1st, 33 days after a lumpectomy . My left foot is still numb, I m on my 5th round of chemo and being treated for hep C as well....

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