How soon after pm placement is it ok to have a mamogram? 


EP Advice

by Penguin - 2023-03-16 12:49:37

Google tells me that it's recommended to wait 6 months.  However, you should check this advice with your implanting surgeon / EP and / or general doctor as your particular breast and general health circumstances may dictate a different timescale. 




by Tracey_E - 2023-03-16 13:28:12

It's safe after 6-8 weeks. 

It will be a lot more comfortable if you can wait 6-12 months. 

Depending on your placement, they may also want to do an ultrasound. If your pacer is covering breast tissue, it may partially block their view. 

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