Coauthors are Choonsik Lee, Ph.D., and Eric Johnson, M.S.
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AT A GLANCE
- Increased CT utilization from 2000 to 2010 may increase the risk of breast cancer for certain women.
- CT uses ionizing radiation in the form of x-rays to produce cross-sectional images of the body.
- Women should not be dissuaded from getting necessary imaging exams.
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