Nipple Aspirate Test Is Not An Alternative To Mammography

BACKGROUND: A nipple aspirate device is a type of pump used to collect fluid from a woman\’s breast. A nipple aspirate test can determine whether the fluid collected from the breast contains any abnormal cells.

RECOMMENDATION: Do not use a nipple aspirate test as a substitute for mammography or by itself for breast cancer screening or diagnosis.

via Safety Alerts for Human Medical Products > Nipple Aspirate Test: Safety Communication – Breast Cancer Screening Test Is Not An Alternative To Mammography.

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