The Truth Behind Mammography Myths

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Mammogram

(BlackDoctor.org) — Breast cancer is one of the most common cancers in women. Because not all lumps necessarily mean cancer, and not all cancers can be detected by touch/physical examination, until it becomes large enough, a mammogram is the best way to detect cancer early.

Although it is not 100% accurate, the mammogram can:

• Detect lesions in their very early stage
• Detect lesions that are not palpable