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  • Dr. Deanna J. Attai, MD - Burbank, CA - Surgery

    How often should I do a breast self-exam?

    In general I recommend that women perform monthly breast self-examinations. If you are having menstrual periods, perform the exam about 7-10 days after your period starts -- the breasts will be less lumpy and tender at that time. If you are post-menopausal, pick a day each month -- the first of the month,...Read More