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Are cancer centers pushing too many tests? See what the NY Times says and some advice from Dr. C.

Are cancer centers pushing too many tests? See what the NY Times says and some advice from Dr. C. A couple of months ago, my wife had a mammogram that had something that was partly suspect and was difficult to read.   The test was rerun at the Barnabus outpatient center (which we were billed for twice) only to be told that the second test showed a possible something.  As a health care provider, I read the test and there was nothing I saw that showed any irregularity. As I always tell everyone, don’t worry unless someone gives you something to Read More »