Number of women undergoing mammography examinations for free triples in 2019

TIRANA, Oct 8 /ATA/ – The number of women and girls who have undergone cancer breast screening for free has tripled in 2019 compared to two previous years, according to data published by the Compulsory Healthcare Insurance Fund.

The Fund said that mammography screening can detect breast cancer at an early stage and it can help to beat the disease.

“Pink October. Mammography examinations, the method for early detection of breast cancer, are being performed massively all over the country. Early detection saves lives,” specialists at the Compulsory Healthcare Insurance Fund said.