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July 3, 2012 · Leave a Comment

Fewer Younger Women Are Getting Mammograms

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In the year after an expert panel’s recommendation that women delay regular breast cancer screenings until age 50, the number of women in their 40s undergoing mammograms slightly declined, a new study shows. The study, carried out by the Mayo Clinic, found a drop of roughly 6 percent in the number of mammograms among these […]

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Tags: breast cancer screenings, Center for the Science of Health Care Delivery, Dr. Nilay Shah, mammorgrams, New York Times

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