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How will an MRI help if I have cancer cells in a small lump in my breast?

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Dr. Barry Rosen
Surgery
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Find Occult Cancer

Mammograms are more-or-less useless in a 29 yr old woman due to the density of the breast tissue.
An MRI is a much more sensitive test for cancer and will help look at both breasts.

In brief: Find Occult Cancer

Mammograms are more-or-less useless in a 29 yr old woman due to the density of the breast tissue.
An MRI is a much more sensitive test for cancer and will help look at both breasts.
Dr. Barry Rosen
Dr. Barry Rosen
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Dr. Philip Chao
Radiology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Can find additional

Cancer in up to 20% of cases.
Make sure you have your MRI done at 3t if possible - it is more sensitive.

In brief: Can find additional

Cancer in up to 20% of cases.
Make sure you have your MRI done at 3t if possible - it is more sensitive.
Dr. Philip Chao
Dr. Philip Chao
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