Dr. Cappello's Huff Post Blog: This Breast Density Troublemaker Goes to Japan: The Impact of Shaking Up the Status Quo

From the blog: Once our density reporting bill was introduced in the Connecticut legislature, I was ridiculed by health care providers and physician-trade organizations -- deemed a troublemaker, even though there was no denying of the literature on the limitations of mammography in detecting invasive cancer in dense breast tissue.....

My visit to Japan became one of my life's unimaginable ventures since my breast cancer diagnosis and subsequent patient advocacy. It was heartening to be revered by prominent Japanese physicians, advocates and breast health leaders. 

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