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Can memo-graph detect cancer ?

hi doctor i m 37 yr marid woman i have pain in my both breast i went to the doctor he did to me altrasund he told me i have normal glandular then he send me to memograph the resalt was the normal glandular bilateral breasts ( BI-RADS 1) i just want ask what does it mean is the memograph shows that i don t have cancer?? can u explain thankx
Asked On : Wed, 16 Mar 2011
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Hi Sarah!
Thanks for choosing is a grading system in mammography to quantify breast lesions .Grade 1 is negative for cancer, but routine screening is advised as in yearly.
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Hi Sarah

Welcome to HealthcareMagic.

Do not worry dear , you are free from cancer ,as per these tests.

The mammography reading states Breast Imaging Reporting and Data System Category 1(BI RADS 1) , which means it is negative for cancer morphology.

It is nice that you got yourself checked.IT is advisable for every woman to have frequent self breast examinations and mammography scans.

Take care.
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