If you've had a lumpectomy, breast reduction or breast lift, you will likely want to know how this affects your ability to get a mammogram in the.
BACKGROUND: Reduction mammoplasty requires significant tissue dissection, which may impact the interpretation of future mammograms used in breast.
Getting a mammogram before breast reduction surgery is not required or recommended. But thousands of younger women with no known breast cancer risk still get them, a new study shows. Each year, thousands of younger women with no known risk of breast cancer get mammograms before.