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30 Jul 2008

breasts
What is the difference between a breast scan and mammogram, i am 40 now and my doc sais that i must have routine mammograms, they also do a scan, why cant he just scan my breasts in his rooms.
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GynaeDoc
gynaedoc

01 Jan 0001

Breast scans require differnt ultrasound probes and gynaecologists are not trained in breast scans. Mammograms are probably more accurate in picking up problems.

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