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Is another mammogram needed after the first one is done just before 2 weeks ?

if you have one mammogramme why do they call you back 2 weeks later for another one?
Asked On : Fri, 20 May 2011
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welcome to health care magic.
well you need two mammaogrphs if there is any doubt in your mammograph. it may be due to an artifact or just a transient leison. so a repeat one is needed. do not worry. this is for your safety. if there is any doubtful/suspicioud pathology then a different view in the mammography may be needed like a magnification of a particular area. also an ultrasonography of the breast should be combined with it.
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