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What Happens During an MRI?

May 4, 2021

During your MRI you will lie on a padded table. We do our best to make you feel as comfortable as possible. The table then moves into the MRI machine. It is very important that you lie as still as possible so the best …

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Breast Cancer Risk in Transgender Women

March 12, 2021

Although data on transgender women is limited, breast cancer screening guidelines in this patient population are evolving. Transgender women have a high prevalence of dense breasts, which is an independent risk for breast …

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We Now Offer Lung Cancer Screenings

August 31, 2020

At Specialty Imaging, we are now able to do lung cancer screening; a low-dose CT scan for high risk patients. We are offering a set price of only $99 for the screening. The American Cancer Society recommends annual …

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Keeping You Safe During Your Mammogram

June 24, 2020

Multiple studies have consistently demonstrated that screening mammography saves lives. Routine yearly screenings are critical in the detection of early stage breast cancer. We at Connecticut Women’s Imaging at Specialty …

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Mammography at Age 40?

May 1, 2020

Early stage diagnosis offers the best prognosis for breast cancer. Mammography can detect small breast tumors years before they can be felt. Since we do not yet have a way to protect against …

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5 Ways to Reduce MRI Anxiety

April 30, 2020

We understand that MRI’s can be intimidating. Whether you suffer from claustrophobia or have never had an MRI scan, rest assured that MRI’s are not painful or scary.  At Specialty Imaging, we …

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