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Will coffee affect mammogram pictures?
9 doctors weighed in

Dr. Edward Gold
Internal Medicine
3 doctors agree
In brief: No
No it will not.

In brief: No
No it will not.
Dr. Edward Gold
Dr. Edward Gold
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Dr. Yash Khanna
Family Medicine
2 doctors agree
In brief: No evidence that it
There is no evidence that drinking coffee even in women with fibrocystic breasts will affect the mammogram picture.

In brief: No evidence that it
There is no evidence that drinking coffee even in women with fibrocystic breasts will affect the mammogram picture.
Dr. Yash Khanna
Dr. Yash Khanna
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Dr. Regina Hampton
Breast Surgery
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Depends
If you have fibrocystic changes that are triggered by caffeine intake, then yes.
It causes the breasts to lumpy and filled with cysts (pockets of fluid). This can make the breast images more difficult to read. If you do not have fibrocystic changes, then coffee will not affect your mammogram.

In brief: Depends
If you have fibrocystic changes that are triggered by caffeine intake, then yes.
It causes the breasts to lumpy and filled with cysts (pockets of fluid). This can make the breast images more difficult to read. If you do not have fibrocystic changes, then coffee will not affect your mammogram.
Dr. Regina Hampton
Dr. Regina Hampton
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Dr. Michael Gabor
Diagnostic Radiology
In brief: No
No significant effect.

In brief: No
No significant effect.
Dr. Michael Gabor
Dr. Michael Gabor
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