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I had a mammogram and ultrasound in late january, they found

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JA: Hi. What do you want help with?
Customer: I had a mammogram and ultrasound in late january, they found a probable benign lymph node in rt breast 10cm from nipple at 9oclock. They were debating on a 6 month follow up then ordered it. I'm scheduled aug 25 but now I feel like I feel the lymph node when lying down. Lump..but not when standing up.
JA: Have you seen a doctor about this yet? What medications are you taking?
Customer: Yes. Multivitamin bcomplex
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: Anxiety . 42 years old. Lite Spotting between period during ovulation.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Oncology
Expert:  Dr. Ravoof replied 1 year ago.

Dear customer,

Thanks for contacting Justanswer.

What is your question regarding this?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I'm worried bc I happened to feel the area and it feels like a small lump when I'm lying down. I'm debating if I should get the follow up earlier . Of course I'm worried about it being cancer.
Expert:  Dr. Ravoof replied 1 year ago.

Dear customer,

I recommend that you consult your doctor as soon as possible, since an accurate diagnosis as early as possible will be beneficial. Besides imaging studies you need confirmatory tests done such as a biopsy of the swelling to know the exact cause. Most probably such a small lump is a fibroadenoma which is a benign lesion and nothing to worry about.

Take care.

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