Medicare to Extend Coverage of Diagnostic Mammography to Men

September 1, 1995

WASHINGTON--Medicare coverage for diagnostic mammography has been extended to include men. The Federal Register published a correction to the regulation that had inadvertently omitted men from coverage, but it should be noted that men are not included in coverage for screening mammograms.

WASHINGTON--Medicare coverage for diagnostic mammography has beenextended to include men. The Federal Register published a correctionto the regulation that had inadvertently omitted men from coverage,but it should be noted that men are not included in coverage forscreening mammograms.