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Monday, June 26, 2017
I went for a mammogram and was sent for another. They told me they saw something. I had an ultra sound which showed nothing. Now they want to see me every 6 months for a year at least. Why?
It really depends on what was seen on the mammogram. Sometimes minor abnormalities that are not likely to be cancer are just followed over time.
Paula Silverman, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine
School of Medicine
Case Western Reserve University