Chapter 8: The Male and Female Reproductive Systems | Nancy Hopps's Chart Note


Patient Name: Hopps, Nancy
ID Number: HN 25780
Examination Date: January 12, 20xx

Mrs. Nancy Hopps is an 82-year-old female who is new to this practice. She was referred by her primary care physician after physical examination confirmed a lump in her right breast.

Vital signs within normal limits, although BP is slightly elevated. Physical exam reveals a significant, easily palpated (lightly pressed with the palms and fingers) lump of the right breast that is somewhat hard with irregular borders.

Possible breast carcinoma.

Mammogram and a breast ultrasound will be performed in our office and sent to our radiology group for analysis.

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