This is an x-ray of the breast. The images are provided on a computer.
A digital mammogram is an x-ray of the breast. The digital images are displayed on a computer screen. The images can be printed if necessary. An older technology (analog mammogram) provides images that are printed on radiology film. Check with your healthcare provider to determine which type of technology will be used, as costs may vary.
Based upon the requirements of the Affordable Care Act, screening mammography is covered without deductibles or copayments when performed by an in-network provider.
Here are some things you should know before having a mammogram.
This care path's costs include the facility charges (the test or procedure) plus the physician charges (interpreting the test or performing the procedure). You may get separate bills for the facility and physician charges.
What should I ask my healthcare provider before having this test?
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