- an x-ray photograph obtained by mammography.
Origin of mammogram
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Examples from the Web for mammogram
Thankfully, her cancer was caught rather early because of an assignment she had in early October in which she had mammogram done.Miley Cyrus Smokes Joint On Stage, Amy Robach Reveals Cancer Diagnosis on 'GMA'
November 11, 2013
“We get sidetracked by efforts to focus on getting every woman a mammogram,” she recently told The Daily Beast.The Media’s Pink-Ribbon Problem: Coverage Is Skewed, Study Says
August 13, 2012
A woman whose life was saved by a mammogram would argue that such screenings should be the top priority, she says.A Pink Rethink: Breast-Cancer Spending Comes Under the Microscope
April 26, 2012
Jack Black giving himself a mammogram (yes, mammogram) on camera.Save the Boobs!
December 28, 2009
As the mammogram issue reveals, representation is no longer a game of percentages.The Year in Sexism
December 17, 2009
Word Origin and History for mammogram
Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
- An x-ray image of the breast produced by mammography.
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- An x-ray image of the human breast, used to detect tumors or other abnormalities.
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