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Screening for breast cancer: What every young woman should know ...

www.shape.com/lifestyle/mind-and-body/screening-breast-cancer-what-every-young-woman-should-know

Percival insisted on a mammogram, which was interpreted as normal; the doctor suggested a .... And as for that baseline mammogram for women at age 35?

2016 Update: When should women start regular mammograms? 40 ...

www.stopcancerfund.org/p-breast-cancer/update-when-should-women-start-regular-mammograms-40-50-and-how-often-is-regular/

Jan 12, 2016 ... In recent years, there has been a growing concern that annual mammograms starting at age 40 may do more harm than good for many women.

Mammograms - National Cancer Institute

www.cancer.gov/types/breast/mammograms-fact-sheet

However, studies to date have not shown a benefit from regular screening mammography in women under age 40 or from baseline screening mammograms ...

History of ACS Recommendations for the Early Detection of Cancer ...

www.cancer.org/healthy/findcancerearly/cancerscreeningguidelines/chronological-history-of-acs-recommendations

Oct 20, 2015 ... Age. Frequency. Pre 1980. Breast self-exam (BSE). Start during high school years ... May have mammograms yearly ... Baseline mammogram.

New 2015-2016 Mammogram Screening Guidelines - WebMD

www.webmd.com/breast-cancer/features/new-mammogram-screening-guidelines-faq

Dec 14, 2015 ... For years, the American Cancer Society (ACS) urged women to start mammograms at age 40, but they recently changed their guidelines.

New American Cancer Society Breast Cancer Screening Guidelines ...

www.breastcancer.org/research-news/acs-guidelines-recommend-mammograms-at-45

Oct 20, 2015 ... a screening mammogram finds a suspicious area that would have .... this age group are because the mammogram is their first or 'baseline' with ...

Breast Cancer Screening Tests for Women at Higher Risk | Susan G ...

ww5.komen.org/BreastCancer/BreastCancerScreeningForWomenAtHigherRisk.html

(if breast MRI not available, then mammogram) ... Every year starting at age 30- 35, or 5-10 years prior to the age of the youngest breast cancer case in the family  ...

How does age affect baseline screening mammography ... - NCBI

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2563001/

Sep 21, 2008 ... We constructed a decision tree to model the possible outcomes of a baseline screening mammogram in women ages 35 to 65. We compared ...

Screening mammograms in younger women have low accuracy and ...

www.med.unc.edu/www/newsarchive/2010/may/screening-mammograms-in-younger-women-have-low-accuracy-and-detect-few-cancers

May 7, 2010 ... “We believe that many women continue to have a baseline mammogram between 35 and 39 years of age, as many of the young women ...