A mammogram is a specific type of x-ray designed to evaluate a woman’s breast tissue for abnormalities and signs of breast cancer.
This video clip from Susan G. Komen for the Cure discusses the importance of regular mammograms. Mammograms are currently the best screening tool available for diagnosing breast cancer during the early stages. Unfortunately, a number of women do not believe that yearly mammograms are an important part of their healthcare. Learn more in this full clip.
Take charge of your breast health during National Women’s Health Week this May by scheduling a mammogram with the MemorialCare Breast Center at Saddleback Memorial. Visit us online or call our South Orange County location at (949) 837-4500 today!