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Two-year wait for breast cancer checks

Women who are concerned they may have breast cancer but do not have obvious symptoms have to wait up to two years for a publicly-funded mammogram in Limerick Regional Hospital, following the suspension of private mammography services at Barrington’s

1st March, 2008

Women who are concerned they may have breast cancer but do not have obvious symptoms have to wait up to two years for a publicly-funded mammogram in Limerick Regional Hospital, following the suspension of private mammography services at Barrington’s Private Hospital.

The national Breastcheck screening programme for women has still not been rolled out in the mid-west region and there are currently no privately operated mammography services in the area. Women with no...

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