Monday, April 30, 2018

ACR Now Recommends Women As Young As 30 Get Breast Cancer Risk Assessment.

The New York Post (4/30, Steussy) reports “the American College of Radiology and the Society of Breast Imaging are now recommending that women as young as 30 get a risk assessment – such as a genetic test – to determine what kind of formal cancer screening they need.” According to the article, “The new guidelines were announced...as a way to encourage early detection among younger women with a higher risk for breast cancer.”

Author: Nicole Hardy

Categories: 2018, April, News, Screening and MammographyNumber of views: 3183


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