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The ’Angelina Jolie effect’ and the downside of mammography
 

The ’Angelina Jolie effect’ and the downside of mammography

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A new study on mammograms is churning up discussions on whether breast cancer screening may lead to overdiagnosis and subsequent treatment deemed as unnecessary for the patient.
 
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20 Oct 2016 - General
 
I totally agree with you Marinelle Castro There is no doubt that mammogram has helped a lot to understand the breast cancer better and provided us with an affordable quick test to give at...
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I think this whole issue about the benefit of mammograms vary from once place to another. Interpretation of any radiographic image (not exclusive to mammograms) is subject to interobserver variability, and other confounding factors. In order to estab...
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