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Subject: Breast Density

Healthy Lifestyle and Breast Cancer
Wake Radiology UNC REX Healthcare shares information about a healthy lifestyle and breast cancer. Learn from Dr. Holley, one of our Breast Imaging Radiologists.

What does it mean to get called back?
Wake Radiology UNC REX Healthcare shares information about what it means to get a call back from a screening mammogram. Learn from Dr. Holley, one of our Breast Imaging Radiologists.

How Often Do I Need To Get a Mammogram
Wake Radiology UNC REX Healthcare shares information about how often a woman should get a mammogram. Learn from Dr. Holley, one of our Breast Imaging Radiologists.

Breast Imaging
The unique breadth and depth of Wake Radiology’s breast imaging expertise allows us to offer a full spectrum of breast imaging services, from conventional 2D and 3D mammographybreast ultrasound and Breast MRI to three types of image-guided breast biopsy. 

 

What Does It Really Mean to Have Dense Breasts?

Learning that you have dense breast tissue can be confusing. From questions about how it’s related to breast cancer to what it means for your long-term health, it’s important for women to understand breast density. Dr. Kerry Chandler explains what women need to know. Learn more…


Know Your Risk: Understanding what it means to be at a high risk for breast cancer

There are many tools that help women estimate their chance for having breast cancer. But, filling out a “risk calculator” doesn’t always provide a clear picture as to why you may be more likely to develop the disease – and importantly, if there is anything you can do to prevent it. Dr. Danielle Wellman, breast imaging radiologist, has pulled together resources to help women understand why they may be at high risk for breast cancer. Learn more…


What is breast density?

Kerry E. Chandler, MD • When we look for a cancer on a mammogram, we are looking for a developing density. This type of tissue typically shows up “white.” For women with dense breast, their background density also appears “whiter” on the mammogram. Learn more…


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