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A mammogram is an x-ray exam of the breast. It allows the doctor to have a closer look for changes in breast tissue that cannot be felt during a breast exam. The American Cancer Society recommends mammograms for women every year starting at age forty.

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  My recent mammogram told me I have "scattered fibroglandular density."  Maybe your report used this term too.  Should you be concerned?  Probably not.     As of January 2015, twenty-one states require radiologists to tell you if you have dense breasts. Many other states are considering similar legislation.…

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Phyllis Johnson, Health Guide, answered Free Mammograms in Florida Linda, this link will take you to information that may help you.  Most mammogram centers…

10/18/12

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PJ Hamel, Health Guide, posted Will a “Smart Bra” Replace Your… Makers of a recently developed medical screening device are making claims…

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PJ Hamel, Health Guide, answered What is breast Calcification? is it… Well, with three mmammograms, Maria, it's not surprising your breasts might…

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PJ Hamel, Health Guide, answered what is a spot compression test for… Sally, thanks so much for taking the time to reply here. Information from…

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