How big of an issue are false positives in mammography?

Elisa R. Port, MD
Surgical Oncology
False positives in mammography can occasionally result in unnecessary procedures. In this video, Elisa Port, MD, a surgeon at The Mount Sinai Medical Center, explains what the risks are for false positives.

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