Category Archives: Patients Saved from Unnecessary Breast Operations

ROJoson’s Patients Saved from Unnecessary Breast Operations

A. Ocampo in 1995 was supposed to be operated for a breast mass by another surgeon. She was 47 years old then.  I just aspirated her macrocyst.  No need for an operation. I reaspirated in 1996 and 1999.  As of … Continue reading

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ROJoson’s Patients Saved from Unnecessary Breast Operations – 1985 (#31)

Ms. R. Escudero was 36 years old when after a series of repeated operations by another surgeon went to see me for a second opinion on a breast mass which was scheduled by the same surgeon for another operation.  What … Continue reading

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ROJoson’s Patients Saved from Unnecessary Breast Operations

Since June 23, 2012, I have a project dubbed as “Patients Saved from Unnecessary Breast Operations.”  I have made a registry of patients whom I have saved from unnecessary breast operations.   The main inclusion criterion will be those patients who were previously advised … Continue reading

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ROJoson’s Patients Saved from Unnecessary Breast Operations – 2012 (#30)

Ms. LMV, 32-year-old female, had BI-RADS 4A (suspicious for malignancy) report on her breast ultrasound on June 27, 2012.  She was advised breast operation.  There was no dominant breast mass palpated.  My primary clinical diagnosis was fibrocystic changes.  I recommended a … Continue reading

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ROJoson’s Patients Saved from Unnecessary Breast Operations – 2000 and 2013 (#28 and #29))

Ms. Helen Almazan relayed to me that she was scheduled in 2010 for operation for her breast masses by another surgeon.  I did a needle aspiration and the masses completely disappeared.  The breast masses were just macrocysts.  In May 2016, … Continue reading

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ROJoson’s Patients Saved from Unnecessary Breast Operations – 2013 (#27)

Ms. LS, 51-year-old female, had BI-RADS 4A (suspicious for malignancy) report on her breast ultrasound on July 12, 2013.  She was advised breast operation.  There was no dominant breast mass palpated.  My primary clinical diagnosis was fibrocystic changes.  I recommended … Continue reading

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ROJoson’s Patients Saved from Unnecessary Breast Operations – 2003 (#26)

Ms. Elena Vicedo, 35-year-old female, was advised breast mass excision in 2003.  I just did a needle evaluation and aspiration.  The mass turned out to be a macrocyst.  She did have to undergo breast mass excision afterall. This year (May … Continue reading

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