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Ultrasound plus mammography may detect more early cancers

BMJ 2002; 325 doi: (Published 30 November 2002) Cite this as: BMJ 2002;325:1281

In this “news extra” article by Scott Gottlieb on (28 September,, we said that tumours appear black on mammograms. In fact, they appear white, the same as the dense glandular tissue.