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Term: Mammography Rates (Breast Cancer Detection)

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Glossary Definition

Last Updated: 2009-10-20


The proportion of women age 50-69 that had at least one mammogram in a two-year period. Rates were calculated for two 2-year periods, and adjusted to the female population age 50-69 in the first period.

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