NetWellness is a global, community service providing quality, unbiased health information from our partner university faculty. NetWellness is commercial-free and does not accept advertising.
Monday, December 9, 2013
Are breast calcifications due to intake of calcium supplement
No. Breast calcifications are not due to calcium intake. Breast calcifications may be benign but sometimes they may indicate an underlying problem. The pattern of calcification helps to identify if there is any underlying abnormality.
Bhuvaneswari Ramaswamy, MD
Assistant Professor of Medical Oncology
College of Medicine
The Ohio State University