National Institute of Cancer Research and Hospital (NICRH) has taken a breast cancer screening programme for detecting breast cancer at earlier stage, said a press release of the institute here today.
As per the directives of the Health and Family Welfare Minister Mohammad Nasim, the NICRH will begin the programme on December 1 on the occasion of the great Victory Day and it would continue until December 31.
The free check-up will take place from 9am to 1pm on every working day. A team of cancer specialists will operate the program on the ground floor of the hospital.
The women patients would have opportunities to conduct various types of diagnosis like mammogram, ultra sonogram, FNAC, if required, free of cost along with routine test of their health.
Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)