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Each year more than 1.5 million women in the United States undergo a breast biopsy. A pathologist evaluates this breast tissue to provide a diagnosis for the patient and her doctor. This can range from normal or benign cells, pre-cancerous cells to invasive cancer. A new study examined the accuracy of pathologists interpreting breast biopsies

Study Examines Diagnostic Accuracy of Pathologists Interpreting Breast Biopsies


Each year more than 1.5 million women in the United States undergo a breast biopsy. A pathologist evaluates this breast tissue to provide a diagnosis for the patient and her doctor. This can range from normal or benign cells, pre-cancerous cells to invasive cancer. A new study examined the accuracy of pathologists interpreting breast biopsies

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