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Do YOU have dense breasts?

“It might just be the 

greatest cancer risk

you’ve never heard of.” 

Karen Rovn - Los Angeles Times

Five facts about dense breast tissue:
Adding screening 

1. 40%ofwomenhavedensebreasttissue.

technologies to 

2. Breastdensityisoneofthestrongestpredictorsof 
mammography for 
the failure of mammography to detect cancer.

3. 95%ofwomendonotknowtheirbreastdensity.
women with dense 

breast tissue will 
4. Breast density is a well-established 

predictor of breast cancer risk.
increase detection 

5. Lessthan1in10womenlearnabouttheir 
by up to 100%.
dense breast tissue from their doctors.

Knoxville Comprehensive Breast Center 

1400 Dowell Springs Blvd., Suite 200 

Knoxville, TN 37909
(865) 584-0291

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