Results of needle localized breast biopsy in women under age 50.


BACKGROUND The use of screening mammography in women aged 40 to 50 years is controversial because of a relative lack of data demonstrating survival benefit for this segment of the population. PATIENTS AND METHODS The charts of 809 consecutive women who underwent needle localized breast biopsy over a 6 1/2-year period were reviewed to determine the effect… (More)