"31 Days of Breast Cancer Discovery" is a series of featuring daily informative videos throughout the month of October in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness month. Presented in association with Beth Israel Medical Center. Dr. Susan K. Boolbol, the Chief of Breast Surgery, it discusses a various topics about how you can reduce your risk of cancer and how to get the best medical treatment if you are diagnosed with the disease.
Day 19's video is entitled no "No Perfect Test" explains that although mammograms are a great tool to screen for cancer, it is still not perfect. Dr. Susan K. Boolbol explains that if you have a breast mass and your mammogram comes back normal, you still need to get a test.
For information, contact the Beth Israel Medical Center at 212-884-6231 or visit them online at http://www.wehealny.org.