mammography

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a diagnostic procedure to detect breast tumors by the use of X rays

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WOMEN aged 50 and above from Grange town will be entitled to a free breast x-ray, or mammogram, this spring.
During the campaign, promotional discounts on the cost of breast X-ray will be provided by JSPH in support of the public hospitals in order to encourage women to undergo the early test.
Women aged between 50 and 70 are set to receive a personal invitation for a free breast X-ray.
Women living in Newcastle's West End are set to receive a personal invitation for a free breast x-ray.
He scavenged an old hospital breast X-ray machine, bought parts on eBay and persuaded manufacturers to give him discounts on other components.
A consultant who destroyed a patient's breast X-ray has been found guilty of misconduct.
10 A few weeks Breast x-ray mammography; x-ray of hip, spine, abdomen, pelvis; CT of head; lung nuclear medicine isotope scan; kidney A few months isotope scan 1.
10 A few weeks 1 in 100,000) Breast x-ray mammography; x-ray of hip, spine, abdomen, pelvis; CT of head; Very low risk lung nuclear medicine (1 in isotope scan; kidney A few months 100,000 to isotope scan 1.