Though guidelines suggest screening starts at 50, researcher says it's premature to change them
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Certain milk duct tumors more likely to become invasive at 60 than 50, experts say
Doctors at several leading U.S. cancer hospitals say most women should get exams starting at 40, not 45
High-dose therapy showed same survival rates as longer course of standard radiation
Previous recommendation was 40; new guidelines place greater emphasis on approach of menopause
Doctors shouldn't automatically rule out less invasive surgery plus radiation
Doctor recommends honest discussions to alleviate distress
Black or Hispanic women are more likely to be diagnosed later, go without recommended treatments
Checks should be done once a month, doctor recommends
Lumpectomy plus radiation results in nearly 90 percent survival over 10 years, study says
Despite advances in treatment, finding smaller tumors linked to better results
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