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Variety of approaches when mammograms aren’t enough
San Francisco Chronicle

In the year since California put in place a new law that requires doctors to notify women if their breast tissue is dense enough that mammography may not pick up a potential cancer, a few things have become clear.

While doctors say some women have been alarmed or confused by what the notice means, there hasn’t been widespread panic that some doctors and health systems feared when it went into effect April 1.