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Our Laboratory Division here at Medicus Diagnostic is now offering COVID-19 Antigen Tests to the public. We are trying to make it simple for everyone to stay safe and maintain social distance. The tests are strictly by appointments on the weekends we also accept walk-in patients during the week without appointments. The following will be the steps to follow to make an appointment:
- Scan barcode located outside our office or go to our website medicusdiagnostic.com.
- In our site you will be able to register your appointment. Please be sure to bring your Photo ID the day of your test. We ask that you wear your mask, and only remove it when instructed during the test.
- The two ways to obtain your results are e-mail or in office pick-up, this must be specified during the registration process.
Please continue to follow the CDC guidelines, stay safe, and protect others.
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Early detection of breast cancer
The importance of screening.
Mammograms can often show a breast lump before it can be felt. They also can show tiny clusters of calcium called microcalcifications. Lumps or specks can be caused by cancer, fatty cells, or other conditions like cysts. Further tests are needed to find out if abnormal cells are present. In most cases ultrasound biopsies are recommended to obtain a sample of the tissue and send it to a lab for further examination.
Mammograms don’t prevent breast cancer, but they can save lives by finding breast cancer as early as possible. Finding breast cancers early with mammography has also meant that many more women being treated for breast cancer are able to keep their breasts. When caught early, localized cancers can be removed without resorting to breast removal (mastectomy). Some women wonder about the risks of radiation exposure due to mammography. Modern-day mammography only involves a small amount of radiation — even less than a standard chest X-ray.
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2 Rose Street