Taking control of several things may help lower your risk: Gynecologists and primary care doctors he knew had started asking him if they should buy the machines for their practices, Elsheikh says. Like the Pap test for cervical cancer, HALO looks for cellular changes years before breast cancer is detectable by mammographic imaging. Your doctor will contact you with the results and explain what they mean. Related Weil Products Dr.
After suction starts, you will feel mild warmth and gentle massage from the "petals" around the collection cups on your breast skin. Nipple aspirate tests being offered in doctors' offices are no substitute for mammograms, the Food and Drug Administration said Thursday. It may take a week to get results of your HALO test back from the lab. Weil on Healthy Aging — Do you or a loved one have cancer?