Normal vs Abnormal Condititions

The Reproductive System

The Reproductive System

What diseases do breast exam(Mammograms, prostate exam, and etc.), screen for?
  • Breast diseases: Breast Cancer
Types of Exam:

-Mammograms: This is a x-ray of the breast, because its the best way to find breast cancer early and before symptoms get worst

Who should be getting this exam?

  • Women

What age should someone get exam?

  • Most woman start at age 50 instead of 40

How often should someone get each of these exam?

  • If you are age 50 or more, every two year exam

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-Prostate exam: This can identify cancer early on and have treatment as quick as possible

Who should be getting this exam?

  • Men

What age should someone get exam?

  • For men its at a age of 50 to start screening

How often should someone get each of these exam?

  • You should get a prostate exam every 4 years

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-Pap Smear: its a medical test that help doctors figure out the problems with girl's cervix

Who should be getting this exam?

  • Teen girls

What age should someone get exam?

  • Once a girl turns 21

How often should someone get each of these exam?

  • Every 3 years, but some may need to test for often

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-Testicular self-examination: Its a easy way for guys to check their testicles to make sure there are no lumps or bumps

Who should be getting this exam?

  • Teen boys

What age should someone get exam?

  • About 15 and 35 you should have the exam

How often should someone get each of these exam?

  • Every month

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