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      Stephen Bird
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      Do you scan the axilla regardless if the breast findings are normal? Thanks

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      Stephen Bird
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      Yes 100% of my “around the clock” examinations receive an axilla assessment.
      If the ultrasound is for a palpable lump in the lower inner quadrant part of the breast for example and the radiologist has requested a targeted examination of that area I would not include an axilla examination. That said, if the lump has suspicious findings then I revert to an “around the clock” examination including the axilla looking for satellite lesions and node involvement.

      Steve

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