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... can you have needle localization done if you have implants (0 replies)
... hi, i read the posts here when i found out i had to go have a excisional biopsy with needle localization. I am also an RN which did not help the anxiety level i was feeling. ... (33 replies)
... I am seeing a surgeon in four days to schedule a needle localization biopsy because of microcalcifications. Does anyone know how doctors determine what type of biopsy is needed. ... (33 replies)

... Hi there, i'm brand new to this website, when i saw your concern i felt i must try to tone down your worries if i can. My daughter had to have a needle biopsy, and like you she was very nervous and anxious about having it done. ... (33 replies)
... Thank you so much for responding. I'm terrified to say the least. I am being put to sleep for the biopsy after my needle localization. ... (33 replies)
... Thanks for responding Sid. I'm going to be asleep when the Dr. takes it out after the needle localization. It's all very scary. I really appreciate you sharing your story with me. It helps. ... (33 replies)
... I haven't had the needle localization done, but I have had several biopsies done. My girlfriend had the needle one done. They take a Mammogram, and thread in a thin wire, secure it, and then it's off to surgery. ... (33 replies)
... I'm having a needle localization and a breast biopsy done on Monday. I'm very nervous. Can anyone share their story with me? ... (33 replies)
... Then he inserts the guide wire down the needle and pulls out the needle. This leaves the wire for the surgeon to follow. The blue dye is there for the surgeon to find the exact spot. ... (33 replies)
... My thoughts are with you too. Please keep us posted. When I had the needle wire biopsies I was pretty emotional about it and no localization was used, but I was anesthesized for the biopsy part and all in all it was okay and just about a 1 1\2" incision w/ stitches covered by dressing. Tylenol for pain was fine and I just had to watch activities while I healed. I was in... (33 replies)
... I had a needle biopsy 2 years ago. Dr. ... (33 replies)
... I had a biopsy on my breast Tuesday. The bark is much bigger than the bite. The only thing that is a little painful is the needle for the local anathesia, And that doesnt even hurt that bad. Just a little pinch. It will be over before you know it. ... (33 replies)
... ogist first inserts a wire with a tiny barb at the end of it directly into the center of the location where they want the surgeon to remove. This is done with a needle and involves a bit of pain, but not severe. I was first given an injection of lidacain to numb me up. ... (10 replies)
... Sections show needle core biopsies of fibrofatty breast tissue. There are areas of sclerosing adenosis. ... (2 replies)
... can do the needle localization. ... (23 replies)
... otactic biopsy so i went in 2 days ago for it but was unable to have it done since the abnormality is on the chest wall so now im waiting on an appointment for a needle Localization well Im scared to death and was wondering is someone who has gone through this can tell me what to expect and how painful it is? ... (2 replies)
... The surgical procedure is called a needle localization. ... (7 replies)
... Next Thursday I am having a Needle Localization and sugery to take out a lump found in my breast. I am 23 and have breast implants. ... (2 replies)
Mammogram Injury
Oct 27, 2007
... w much experience they have in doing the test. I will from now on. I do not look forward to my next mammogram. I did have a lot of bruises and pain during the needle localization under the mammogram, and they did not warn me of how much pain and bruising there would be. ... (9 replies)
... i had one yesterday my inscion is about 5in and looks pretty deep . it was 0.3m but i have silver looking thread from stiches ?????? it this the guide wire? didn't get to talk to surgeon, i am going back this thursday for results?? (33 replies)

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