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Studies done in women show that a small number of those who have mammograms may be less likely to die from breast cancer.
The numbers in the graphic include women who are expected to be diagnosed with invasive breast cancer or an early form of noninvasive breast cancer called ductal carcinoma in situ.
The information shown here is based on the best available evidence.
Current as of:
September 8, 2021
Author: Healthwise StaffMedical Review: Adam Husney MD - Family MedicineKathleen Romito MD - Family MedicineWendy Y. Chen MD, MPH - Medical Oncology, HematologyJoLynn Montgomery PA - Family Medicine
Current as of: September 8, 2021
Author: Healthwise Staff
Medical Review:Adam Husney MD - Family Medicine & Kathleen Romito MD - Family Medicine & Wendy Y. Chen MD, MPH - Medical Oncology, Hematology & JoLynn Montgomery PA - Family Medicine
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