Articles & Resources

Have questions about mammograms, breast cancer, and other women's health issues? Take a look through our articles and resources section to find answers.

Girls Night Out – April 5, 2016

Girls Night Out is coming to the Breast Center of Maple Grove on Tuesday, April 5, 2016, from 5:30pm to 7:30pm. Join us for a screening mammogram, free leg vein screening, appetizers, wine, prizes and more free stuff. Call (763)

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Breast Cancer Stages

Breast cancer stage is determined by: Size of the tumor Whether the cancer cells have spread to lymph nodes Whether cancer cells have spread to other parts of your body Stage 0 Stage 0 refers to a non-invasive cancer where

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Abnormal Mammogram Results: Your Next Step

Abnormal mammogram results are no cause for panic—your doctor simply wants to get a closer look at a particular area. You will be asked to schedule a follow up test, which may be a diagnostic mammogram, breast ultrasound, or breast

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Breast Ultrasound: What to Expect

Breast ultrasound uses high frequency sound waves and specialized software to produce real-time images of the breast tissues. Ultrasound does not expose the patient to radiation and is considered one of the safest types of medical imaging with no known

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Breast Infections: Symptoms, Diagnosis, and Treatment

Breast infections, also known as mastitis, are most common among breastfeeding women. Breast infections are typically caused by common bacteria, known as Staphylococcus aureus. Breastfeeding often causes nipples to become dry and cracked, and the bacteria enters into the breast

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Breast Cancer Symptoms

If you’ve noticed a change in your breast, you may be wondering, “could this be a breast cancer symptom?” If you or your doctor noticed an area of concern during a breast exam, it’s normal to feel anxious. However, many

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Top 5 Myths About Breast Cancer

We hate myths! Myths about breast cancer could prevent a woman from seeking the proper testing and treatment or ignore an important symptom. We’re debunking the top 5 myths about breast cancer so you have the right information about your

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