For women about to undergo their first mammogram, or even for those who have already adopted the routine, we understand questions may arise about the exam and its purpose.
Below are frequently asked questions from women answered by Dr. Margarita Zuley, director of breast imaging at Magee-Womens Imaging of UPMC.
How often should I have a mammogram?
What are ways to avoid discomfort during a mammogram?
What if I am called back following my mammogram?
What is tomosynthesis?
What are the benefits of tomosynthesis over traditional mammography?
How do I schedule a mammogram?
For all other questions, speak with a dedicated support person by calling 1-800-649-4077.