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Breast screening for women over 70

This leaflet is about NHS breast screening for women over the age of 70.

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Over 70? You can still have breast screening if you choose

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Over 70? You can still have breast screening if you choose (large print)

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Women over the age of 70 don’t receive routine breast screening invitations. This leaflet explains they can still have breast screening if they choose to, by contacting their local breast screening unit.

Published 13 March 2018
Last updated 22 May 2018 + show all updates
  1. Large print version of leaflet added.
  2. Updated leaflet to show the benefits and harms of breast screening for women over 70 to make it easier for women to decide if screening is right for them.
  3. First published.