A mammogram is an x-ray of the breast and used to check for breast cancer. This page answers your questions about screening and diagnostic mammograms.
Review Date: August 28, 2015
NIH National Cancer Institute
Find answers to frequently asked questions about mammograms, a safe, low-dose x-ray exam of the breasts to look for changes that are not normal.
Review Date: March 31, 2015
Office on Women's Health
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