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Health Status Outcomes for Breast Cancer Screening

Health Status Outcomes

According to the [https://www.cancer.gov/types/breast/hp/breast-screening-pdq National Cancer Institute], there is solid evidence that screening mammography reduces '''breast cancer-specific mortality''' for women aged 60 to 69 years, and fair evidence that it has the same impact on women aged 50 to 59 years. [Last reviewed: 1/27/20]

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