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I had breast ca with bilateral mastectomy and reconstruction with implants. Do I still need to get mammograms.

By Anonymous January 10, 2019 - 9:34am
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I had textured surface implants.

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Thanks. That is what I thought. No point in scanning implants is there?

January 10, 2019 - 7:13pm
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Hello Anon

Thank you for writing.

Generally speaking, women who have had a bilateral mastectomy do not need further mammograms in their lives as all the breast tissue has been removed. Confirm this with your doctor.

January 10, 2019 - 3:18pm
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