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What is done for cancer of the breast with calcifications?

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Dr. Paul Harper
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In brief: Depends

Calcifications do not change the treatment of cancer.
Finding them on a mammogram or other imaging study can lead to the right diagnosis (not always cancer btw). The real treatment depends on what is found on biopsy and other studies.

In brief: Depends

Calcifications do not change the treatment of cancer.
Finding them on a mammogram or other imaging study can lead to the right diagnosis (not always cancer btw). The real treatment depends on what is found on biopsy and other studies.
Dr. Paul Harper
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