Dense breast laws not boosting ultrasound screening rates: study
August 13, 2019 12:00
Dense breast tissue makes it tougher to find tumors on mammography and is found in almost 50 percent of American women ages 40s through 50s — and many states now have laws requiring providers to notify those with this type of tissue about additional testing with both MR and ultrasound.

But a new study appearing online in the Journal of the American College of Radiology suggests that these laws aren't leading to additional ultrasound screening.

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