Breast Reconstruction Program

Breast Reconstruction Program

The Surgery

Mammograms and breast self examination after the surgery

It is important to continue to check your breasts after surgery

Screening mammograms are not usually necessary after a mastectomy and breast reconstruction. However, breast self-exam, clinical breast examination, and screening mammography continue to be important for the uninvolved breast. Also, if there is a clinical concern about the reconstructed breast ultrasound and diagnostic mammography may be used to help clarify the situation.

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