Breast cancer screening guidelines spark a racial divide.

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    • Abstract:
      The article explores the issue of racial divide brought about by the breast cancer screening guidelines issued by the U.S. government. Topics covered include the breast cancer screening rates in Pennsylvania in 2015, the root causes of the disparity in cancer mortality rate among women from west Philadelphia as identified by Main Line Health's Lankenau Medical Center and reason for the rejection of women's routine screening federal guidelines in west Philadelphia.