Tag: Breast Health
Breast Density: Why Is It Important?
Dense breast tissue may increase a woman’s chance of developing breast cancer, and detection of breast cancer using mammography is more difficult in women with dense breast tissue.
Who is Reading Your Mammogram?
Detecting subtle changes in early breast cancer can be very challenging. Studies have shown that radiologists specializing in breast imaging outperform non-specialist radiologists in detecting breast cancer.
What Are Breast Calcifications and Do They Turn Into Cancer?
Breast calcifications are signs of cellular turnover that can be visualized on a mammogram or observed in a biopsy. Learn more about what they may mean for you.