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Positive mammograms were considered to be those with a positive stereotactic biopsy result for carcinoma or with atypical ductal hyperplasia.
He is actively involved in patient care with an emphasis on the screening and diagnosis of breast diseases, such as breast lumps, nipple discharge, abnormal mammogram findings, breast cancer, atypical ductal hyperplasia, atypical lobular hyperplasia, lobular carcinoma in situ (LCIS) and borderline DCIS.
Other associated findings included a radial scar, multifocal atypical ductal hyperplasia, and lobular intraeithelial neoplasia.
The women were at high risk because of a personal history of breast cancer (53%), familial high risk by Gail or Claus models (42%), prior atypical ductal hyperplasia, atypical lobular hyperplasia, lobular carcinoma in situ, or atypical papilloma (3%), BRCA1 or BRCA2 mutations (1%), or prior mediastinal/chest radiation therapy (1%).
Only about 60% of the breast cancers that develop in women with either atypical lobular hyperplasia or atypical ductal hyperplasia occur in the ipsilateral breast.
Surgical excision demonstrated atypical ductal hyperplasia and atypical lobular hyperplasia.
Commonly, this occurs in a patient with suspicious calcifications and a core biopsy of atypical ductal hyperplasia (ADH), which eventually turns out to be DCIS.
2%) had DCIS arising in a background of atypical ductal hyperplasia (ADH) (Table 4).