• Benign!

    Asked by TerriL on Thursday, November 7, 2019


    After my last MRI I had to have a biopsy. 4.5 hours later (included a broken machine, blown out veins, etc.) I was ready to wait for the results. Yay! It was benign, a fibroadenoma. I hope I can limit the scanxiety next time.

    14 Answers from the Community

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    • BuckeyeShelby's Avatar

      Great news! Sorry you had some trials to get there, but benign is worth it! Hope you get to go celebrate.

      12 days ago
    • Carool's Avatar

      Yay! Here’s to no more scares!

      12 days ago
    • GregP_WN's Avatar

      Very good news, we all need to hear more of it!

      12 days ago
    • andreacha's Avatar

      I'm so sorry that you had to go through that terrible process to get your MRI. However, the results couldn't have been better. Congratulations.

      12 days ago
    • Kp2018's Avatar

      What a wonderful relief! I'm so glad for you, in spite of the ordeal you had to go through to find out.

      12 days ago
    • Dawsonsmom's Avatar

      Great news!! So happy for you!

      11 days ago
    • Bug's Avatar

      Great news! Congratulations! : )

      11 days ago
    • LiveWithCancer's Avatar

      Great news!!!

      11 days ago
    • BugsBunny's Avatar

      I love to see people that are beating this stupid cancer! Thanks for the update!

      10 days ago
    • PaulineJ's Avatar

      I'm confused,because the ultra sound and mammogram dept.told me it was benign and to get a mammogram every 6 months.I started getting anxious about this information,becausre I had a lump.I finally saw a surgeon and told me after the 2 surgeries I had to have was that I was with cancer for 2-3 years and no biopsy is taken by only a surgeon.It spreaded to my lymp loyds

      10 days ago
    • TerriL's Avatar

      I'm so sorry, PaulineJ! I had a year of treatment which just ended a few months before this test, so I had already gone through the "cancer wringer."

      10 days ago
    • PaulineJ's Avatar

      When it's not one thing ,it's another.I'm so sorryTerriL All I can do is pray for you.

      10 days ago
    • Dltmoll's Avatar

      Good news! I went through something similar last year, being three years out at the time. Found a small lump, had an ultrasound; radiologist said it was a hamartoma and benign. Nurse practitioner for my oncologist said "not so fast" so had a biopsy as well. It is a hamartoma, benign even though it is very sensitive to touch and is often painful. The waiting and wondering is excruciating. I've had so many issues like this that have turned out to be nothing, but the process gets old. Hope this is the last you have to deal with such issues.

      10 days ago
    • Bloodproblems' Avatar

      Good news. I wish I could get that soon.

      6 days ago

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