Breast Density on a Mammogram | Susan G. Komen® - mamogram breast density

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Fibroglandular densities & Mammographic Breast Density | ITN mamogram breast density


The radiologist who analyzes your mammogram determines the ratio of nondense tissue to dense tissue and assigns a level of breast density.

If your mammogram report said that you had dense breast tissue, you may be wondering what that means. Get details on dense breast tissue.

Mammographic density (also called 'breast density') is a term used to measure and compare the different types of breast tissue visible in a mammogram.