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What My Patients Are Asking: The Difference Between 2D and 3D Mammograms?

Brian Wojciechowski, MD, explains the differences between 2D and 3D mammograms and why they are a standard of care.
Jun 17, 2020
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A recent study found that the number of women having 3D mammograms has increased dramatically in the last four years. Still, 3D mammograms are not available everywhere.

Listen to the podcast to hear Dr. Wojciechowski explain:

  • the difference between 2D and 3D mammograms

  • why 3D mammograms are a standard of care, but not the standard of care

  • how to find a center that offers 3D mammography, if you decide you would like one

About the guest
 
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Brian Wojciechowski, MD

Dr. Wojo is a medical oncologist outside of Philadelphia, PA, with Crozer Health. His research has been presented at the San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium, and he is a speaker on medical ethics and the biology of cancer. Dr. Wojo sees cancer as a scientifically complex disease with psychological, social, and spiritual dimensions.

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