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Screening mammograms: Imaging tests to find breast cancer

Screening mammograms: Imaging tests to find breast cancer
Abstract

This handout describes screening mammograms, exams of the breasts that are used to detect cancer. It includes the reasons for getting a mammogram, the risks involved, how to prepare, what to expect, and how to get the exam results.

Author
Radiology/Imaging Services
Publisher
University of Washington Medical Center
Date Published (original date)
2005
Revision Date
08/2018
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Vietnamese333.25 KB
General Subject
Diagnostic Tests
Cancer
Specific Subject/Keyword
Mammography
Breast
Languages
Spanish
Russian
Korean
Chinese
English
Vietnamese
Record ID
3090