3 Fat Chicks on a Diet Weight Loss Community  

Go Back   3 Fat Chicks on a Diet Weight Loss Community > Support Forum > Support Groups > 100 lb. Club

Losing wt affect mammogram results?

Reply
 
Thread Tools
Old 09-13-2010, 01:03 AM   #1
Senior Member
 
ANewCreation's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2009
Location: Colorado
Posts: 896

S/C/G: 230/229/200

Height: 5'3

Default Losing wt affect mammogram results?

I have to return to get a diagnostic mammogram because my last mammogram shows 'something' different when compared with my previous mammo's.

I am not freaking out, this is not uncommon, better to be safe than sorry-right? But, it did get me to thinking. I've lost 60#'s and maybe that could change a mammogram result? I mean my whole body looks different and I'm sure that would show up in any xray, scan, etc that I would have today compared to even last year.

Just curious if anyone else has had this experience. Not asking for medical advice. Would just love to hear if any one has anything to share. Should have asked my doctor when she called me but it just didn't occur to me at the time

Thanks in advance.
__________________
ANewCreation is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-13-2010, 06:31 AM   #2
Senior Member
 
toobig's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2009
Location: Texas
Posts: 1,042

S/C/G: 260/ticker/160

Height: 5'6 1/2"

Default

I don't know. I am having a mammogram this afternoon and now you have me wondering.
__________________
url=http://www.3fatchicks.com/] [/url]

05/16/10 -20 made it 02/24/10
10/19/10 -40 made it 07/31/10
12/25/10 -50 made it 10/04/10
04/24/11 -70 made it 04/28/11
10/19/11 -90 made it 05/14/12
10/19/12 -100 made it 10/11/12
Long Term Weigh Ins
11/28/11 185.5 1/29/12 181 3/29/12 177 5/29/12 172 7/29/12 170 9/29/12 164 11/29/12 166.5 1/28/13 164 3/29/13 161.5
toobig is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-13-2010, 07:55 AM   #3
Senior Member
 
KatMarie's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2010
Location: Texas
Posts: 539

S/C/G: 325/125/maintaining

Height: 5'6.5

Default

I don't know either. Hmmm. This reminds me though, I got a letter back in January saying it was time for my mammogram and I never made the appointment...calling today to schedule it before I forget again.
__________________


Link to before and after pics
http://www.3fatchicks.com/forum/goal...unds-gone.html
KatMarie is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply
Posts by members, moderators and admins are not considered medical advice
and no guarantee is made against accuracy.


Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 03:14 PM.






Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.6.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2015, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Search Engine Optimization by vBSEO 3.3.2