Breast Cancer Screening Guideline

Breast cancer screening exams help find breast cancer at an early stage. When found early, the chances for successfully treating the disease are greatest.
Along with regular exams, practice awareness. This means you should stay familiar with your breasts.
Any of the following unusual changes in the breast can be a symptom of breast cancer
The screening recommendations below apply to most women.

Age 20 to 39

Age 40 and older

Exams for women at increased risk
Women at increased risk have a higher chance of getting breast cancer. This doesn’t mean you will definitely get cancer. But, you may need to start screening at an earlier age, get additional tests or be tested more often.

You’re at increased risk for breast cancer if you fall under one or more of these groups.