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  • Mammograms Fact Sheet - National Cancer Institute


    A fact sheet that defines screening and diagnostic mammograms and outlines
    mammography screening guidelines. Discusses the benefits and some potential

  • Mammogram: Facts on Guidelines, Screening and Results


    Jun 1, 2015 ... Read about the mammogram screening procedure for breast cancer.
    Mammogram can assist in identifying cysts, calcifications, and tumors ...

  • Mammography (Mammogram) - RadiologyInfo


    If possible, obtain copies of your prior mammograms and make them available to
    your radiologist on the day of your exam. Leave jewelry at home and wear ...

  • Mammograms - American Cancer Society


    Apr 9, 2015 ... A mammogram is an x-ray of the breast. Learn how mammograms are used to
    detect breast cancer here.

  • Mammogram - National Breast Cancer Foundation


    Mammograms can often show a breast lump before it can be felt. They also can
    show tiny clusters of calcium called microcalcifications. Lumps or specks can be ...

  • Mammography - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia


    Like all X-rays, mammograms use doses of ionizing radiation to create images.
    These images are then analyzed for any abnormal findings. It is normal to use ...

  • Using Mammograms to Detect Breast Cancer - WebMD


    WebMD explains how mammograms are performed and why they're important in
    detecting breast cancer.

  • Mammography - What you Should Know | Susan G. Komen®


    These images are called mammograms (MAM-o-grams). A radiologist trained to
    read mammograms studies the images for signs of breast cancer. In the past ...

  • Mammography: MedlinePlus


    A mammogram is an x-ray picture of the breast. It can be used to check for breast
    cancer in women who have no signs or symptoms of the disease. It can also be ...

  • Mammogram - Mayo Clinic


    A mammogram is an X-ray image of your breast used to screen for breast cancer.
    Mammograms play a key role in early breast cancer detection and help ...