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Welcome back everybody isn't -- house -- it's time now for myth or fact there is no different in the accuracy or the quality of the various tests used to.
Detect breast cancer is that correct doctor.
Let me tell you something -- breast cancer.
There's a great deal of discussion going on how often should women and mammograms.
When should they be started and -- -- this I have to tell you.
Is based on economics there are people who have.
Who do nothing else but figure out how much it costs to do things and they have concluded.
That what I do in my practice I recommend a mammogram for every woman starting at the age of forty and annually thereafter they say well you don't have to do would you give way to -- fifty I don't subscribe to that because I'm not.
Driven by economic factors.
The point that I want to make today you know there's several ways you can detect breast cancer you can detected yourself.
Women taking a -- on the breasts or what can pick up.
-- -- themselves.
Doctors can pick them up and physical examination.
And mammogram which is there an X -- compared them about the solar program which is sound -- can pick them up and BM RI.
Magnetic resonance imaging can pick the month they're all good.
Now I want to tell you.
That if you are a woman -- With a family history of breast cancer.
-- sister a mother.
Or you have been checked for the gene the BRC -- one BRC a two -- in other words if you are genetically vulnerable.
You don't have to bother.
Where they mammogram.
You should at the end in your twenties and thirties.
Get an -- The MR.
Why is the most sensitive.
They -- procedure to detect breast cancer in vulnerable women.
And you don't need an additional mammogram -- -- the MRI is enough so my advice to those -- you.
Who are worried about your purim -- vulnerability to breast cancer or who know.
You are vulnerable to breast cancer.
Get an MRI and started at a young age younger than the authority we recommend.
For Winthrop for the average woman and don't bother in my opinion with a mammogram.
Wow that's very that this is not for every woman this is for women who know that they are vulnerable.
-- right doctor.
That is definitely good advice let's get an email questions and.
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