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PBS NewsHour | Annual Mammograms Necessary? Physicians Debate Prevention | PBS

Duration: 06:52
Program: PBS NewsHour #10525
Broadcast Date: Dec. 25, 2012

Annual mammograms have been seen as an important screening tool: They are very effective in helping find small, slow-growing cancers. But how good are they at finding fatal tumors? Health correspondent Betty Ann Bowser reports on a recent study published in the New England Journal of Medicine that has reignited the debate.

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Post Date: December 25, 2012