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Surgical Options for Breast Cancer

At Oak Hill Hospital, our Women's Imaging Center offers a variety breast cancer screening options, including digital mammography, breast ultrasound and computer-assisted breast cancer detection. In the event that an inconsistency or suspicious breast tissue shows up on a screening, … Continue reading

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Breast Cancer: You Can Reduce Your Risk

When it comes to breast cancer, you have the power to reduce your risk. Breast cancer statistics can seem daunting—the American Cancer Society estimates that 1 in 8 women will develop the disease in her lifetime—but there are things you … Continue reading

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Medical Tests Every Woman Should Have

When you are busy living life, it can be easy to forget your annual doctor’s checkup or your mammogram. However, routine preventative care measures like these are important and can catch health problems before they get too serious. Check out … Continue reading

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What to Expect from a Mammogram

Once a woman hits 40, the National Cancer Institute recommends that she begin routine mammograms to screen for breast cancer. Although most women know this, many put off making this crucial appointment because of anxiety about the screening. Not knowing … Continue reading

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