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The Dense Breast Tissue Law

Beginning on January 1, 2012, a state law (known as Henda’s Law) requires that all patients who undergo a mammogram will be provided with the following information:

If your mammogram demonstrates that you have dense breast tissue, which could hide abnormalities, and you have other risk factors for breast cancer that have been identified, you might benefit from supplemental screening tests that may be suggested by your ordering physician.