Today Show #PinkPower: Day 4
This morning on TODAY I spoke with Matt Lauer regarding a topic on many of your minds: mammograms vs ultrasounds. Later in the show, I was surprised by a very special group of people!
Many of you have written into my social media to ask why I chose to have an ultrasound as a follow-up to a clean mammogram. This ultimately ended up in my diagnosis. This morning on the Today Show I had the opportunity to answer some of your questions with the help of Dr. Susan Drossman.
Article and video below:
"When Joan, who was diagnosed with an aggressive type of breast cancer, revealed her disease was detected through a breast ultrasound after she’d received a "normal" mammogram, some questioned why she had the second screening. If the mammogram missed Lunden’s cancer, should all women get a breast ultrasound?"
Read the full article here: Why did Joan Lunden get a breast ultrasound... and should you get one?