About breast cancer screening
Checking for breast cancer in women who look healthy before signs and symptoms of the disease appear.
Advantages, disadvantages and limitations of mammography
Each can then make an informed decision about whether to participate in the PQDCS or not.
Additional examinations to screening mammograms
When a mammogram is abnormal, additional examinations are required for more definitive results.
Other examinations for breast cancer screening (not recommended)
A mammography is the only recommended procedure for breast cancer screening.
Last update: February 1, 2024