Bi-rad 4 /surgical excision recommendated
I did a 3D mammogram (BILATERAL DIGITAL DIAGNOSTIC MAMMOGRAPHY TOMO WITH CAD) with BI-RADS Category 4: Suspicious Abnormality (very dense breast with Radiologist recommended sugical excision (because The calcifications in question do not appear to reside on the skin surface. None of the calcifications are amenable to stereotactic biopsy due to the extremely faint breast compression, as little as 6 mm.). The obgyn dr assured me this does not mean I have cancel but just need to have a breast surgeon to do the biopsy to confirm. I’m really scared and not understand why surgical excision is required in my case. Is it normal recommendation for flat chested women? I am waiting for my first appointment with a breast surgeon this Friday but would like to know if there is any other less invasive alternatives.