Breast density — thicker tissue that make it hard to spot tumors on a mammogram — is an important issue and more than 30 states now require centers to tell women about. And a new federal law requires providers to tell women about whether their breasts are considered dense.
Here are some resources:
- New federal law: https://www.radiologybusiness.com/topics/policy/federal-law-breast-density-notifications-patient?fbclid=IwAR
- National Cancer Institute: https://www.cancer.gov/types/breast/breast-changes/dense-breasts