Outcomes of screening mammography performed prior to fertility treatment in women ages 40-49

CONCLUSION: Screening mammography in women 40-49 performed prior to initiation of ART may identify asymptomatic breast malignancy. In accordance with ACR and SBI guidelines to screen women of this age group, women of this age group should undergo screening mammography prior to ART.PMID:34507268 | DOI:10.1016/j.clinimag.2021.08.028
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