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Pap smear for the breast?

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September 10, 2013
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What if you could detect the beginnings of breast cancer years before it showed up on a mammogram? That’s what a new screening is doing. The noninvasive test has the potential to cut breast cancer rates, just like pap smears have cut rates of cervical cancer.


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