Bahl said. All women ages should at the very minimum have a mammogram every two years, no exceptions. Note: Content may be edited for style and length.
She said that guidelines for screening in older women should be based on individual preferences, life expectancy and health status rather than age alone. These women can benefit from MRI screening at a high quality, experienced center. Since tomosynthesis is still a relatively new technology, more research is needed to determine its impact on long-term patient outcomes, Dr.
Quick breast MRI techniques were developed at Mass General to provide women with the highest quality exam in the least amount of time. Inthe U. Take notice if they or their partners feel something different and talk to their doctor. Ellisen, MD, PhD and his team. Radiology, ; DOI: