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How often should you have a clinical breast exam?

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You should have a clinical breast exam every one to three years starting at age 20 and every year starting at age 40. A clinical breast exam may be recommended more frequently if you have a strong family history of breast cancer.

From: Doctor's Breast Exam WebMD Medical Reference

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The Cleveland Clinic: "Clinical Breast Examination."

Reviewed by Laura J. Martin on December 17, 2017

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The Cleveland Clinic: "Clinical Breast Examination."

Reviewed by Laura J. Martin on December 17, 2017

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