Mammography is the study of the breasts using X-ray. The actual test is called a mammogram. There has been some controversy on when a patient should have their first screening mammogram and how often to have further testing. We feel routine screening should begin at age 40 and then should be done on a yearly […]
Mark Bernstien, M.D.
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Fibrocystic changes are the most common form of breast lumps in women age 30 to 50. The condition is benign (non-cancerous). Physicians in our practice do not like to refer to this as “fibrocystic disease” since it occurs in over 50% of women in this age group. We like to refer to it as “fibrocystic […]