Breast cancer detection and diagnosis

Margaret Adejolu, Gary J. Whitman

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Mammography is the gold standard for screening for breast cancer (Chapter 1). The American Cancer Society (ACS) recommends that women age 40 years and older should have a screening mammogram every year and should continue to do so as long as they are in good health.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationPhysics of Mammographic Imaging
PublisherCRC Press
Number of pages12
ISBN (Electronic)9781439875469
ISBN (Print)9781439875445
StatePublished - Jan 1 2012

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • General Physics and Astronomy
  • General Engineering
  • General Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology

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