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What Do You Know About Mammograms?

Test your knowledge of what steps to take to catch breast cancer in the early stages.

1. To get a quality mammogram, make sure the facility has which of these?
2. Which of these should you bring with you if you start going somewhere else for mammograms?
3. If you are at average risk for breast cancer, at what age should you have a baseline mammogram?
4. Which of these shouldn't you use on the day you go for a mammogram?
5. Mammograms most often detect breast cancer in which age group?
6. What kind of diagnostic test is done if a screening mammogram shows an area that needs closer examination?
7. Digital mammography is computer-based. How does it compare to a standard X-ray mammogram?

Schedule a Mammogram

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In the United States, breast cancer is the most common non-skin cancer and the second leading cause of cancer-related death in women. Early detection of breast cancer improves the chances that breast cancer can be diagnosed at an early stage and treated successfully.

Schedule a Mammogram

It is important for all women to get timely mammograms. If you have a prescription from your physician, call the Broward Health Scheduling Center at 954-759-7500 to schedule an appointment, or request an appointment online by clicking the button below:

CLICK HERE to register

If you need a prescription, call your physician or call the Broward Health Line at 954-759-7400.
Please bring a prescription from your physician for a mammogram. Cost is $115.

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Mammograms are available at:

  • Broward Health Medical Center
    1600 S. Andrews Avenue
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33316  |  Map
  • Broward Health North
    201 E. Sample Road
    Deerfield Beach, FL 33064  |  Map
  • Broward Health Coral Springs
    2901 Coral Hills Drive
    Coral Springs, FL 33065  |  Map
  • Broward Health Imperial Point
    6401 N. Federal Highway
    Fort Lauderdale, FL 33308  |  Map
  • Broward Health Weston
    2300 North Commerce Parkway
    Weston, FL 33326  |  Map

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