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What is the state of the art of mammography today?

Elisa R. Port, MD
Surgical Oncology

There are two main types of mammography used to spot breast cancer today: Digital and film screen mammography, says Elisa Port, MD, a surgeon at The Mount Sinai Medical Center. In this video, Dr. Port explains how breast cancer screening has evolved.

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