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Legitimate Concerns and Unfortunate Timing on Radiation from C.T. Scanning
The risks of radiation from CT scanning will almost certainly add to the current confusion and concerns about the risks of breast cancer screening. Mammography differs from CT scanning in several important ways: 1. Mammograms involve much less radiation exposure than CT scans. 2. Mammography is well-regulated by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and…