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A Breast Surgeon’s Comment On Those Breast Cancer Guidelines

By Alisan B. Goldfarb, M.D., F.A.C.S.
As a practicing breast surgeon and member of the Medical Advisory Board of Women’s Voices for Change, I was asked to review the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF)’s recommendation statement discouraging routine screening and regular breast self-exams. I think folly is too kind a description. Outrageous would be my choice of words. I seriously question how a group of…
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