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Old 07-04-2008, 01:02 PM   #1
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call back after a second mammogram

what does it mean to get a call back after a second mammogram

 
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Old 07-09-2008, 01:07 PM   #2
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Re: call back after a second mammogram

Normally they tell you on the phone why they want you to come back. Obviously, something does not look right and they may want to do an ultrasound.
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Old 07-09-2008, 07:52 PM   #3
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Re: call back after a second mammogram

Try not to be alarmed. I get called back every year for an ultrasound. It just means they want a closer look. I just went back again today. They found a cyst. It may go away on it's own or I may have it drained. Just try not to worry. Many people get called back and alot of us have fibrous dense tissue. Good luck!

 
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Hi Aussie

I have had several call backs after mammograms for an ultrasound. It's likely nothing to worry about.

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