Published in Women's Health Weekly, November 3rd, 2011
Simply shifting screening to every other year lowers a woman's probability of having one of these false-positive episodes by about a third - from 61 percent to 42 percent - over the course of a decade.
A new study delving into false-positives in mammography looked at nearly 170,000 women between the ages of 40 and 59 from seven regions around the United States, and almost 4,500 women with invasive breast cancer....
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