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enetics at Northwestern University remarked, “MRI alone can be hard to read and have a high rate of false-positive results, which leads to unnecessary biopsies.

“So, if a radiologist found something suspicious on an MRI, I'd probably recommend a mammogram despite the radiation exposure”, she said.

A genetic epidemiologist at the University of Utah and lead author of the study, David Goldgar said that it was too early to come to conclusions about who required mammograms. He said further research was necessary to confirm the results.

The chances of having one of the known breast cancer genes are about 1 in 800 in the general population. But the number can be much higher in certain ethnic groups such as t 1 in 40 for Ashkenazi Jews, of Eastern European origin.


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