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Breast Cancer Screening Tests


Those women that are at an average risk for breast cancer
Breast-cancer-related tests fall into the following categories:

Age 40: Talk with your doctor about when to begin screening, Women should have the opportunity to begin screening if they choose.

Age 45: Begin yearly mammograms by age 45.

Age 55: Transition to mammograms every other year at age 55 or continue with annual mammography, depending on your preferences.

Age 55+: continue to have regular mammograms for as long as you’re in good health.