Myth: All Mammograms are Painful
Myth: All mammograms are painful.
Fact: SmartCurve is curved for comfort.
Outdated, flat compression systems used by many providers are known to cause pain and discomfort in many women. Washington Radiology, however, uses a revolutionary comfort technology called SmartCurve, which is curved to match the shape of a woman's breast. Research has shown that 93% of women who have experienced pain with traditional compression systems reported increased comfort with a SmartCurve mammogram.
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