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Published on November 22, 2022

Karrie Garry

From Mammogram to Survivor: How Breast Screening Saved Woman’s Life

Karrie Garry didn’t expect a breast cancer diagnosis after her first mammogram at age 40. But then she got the call.

It led to a treatment plan guided by a team of clinicians. Garry shares her treatment process with Avera, why she decided a double mastectomy was the best answer and how genetic testing helped her make the decision.

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