I received a chest x-ray, chest CT scan with contrast dye and an MRI would these tests show breast cancer?

Hi. I am a 41 year old woman.
Last year I was hospitalised with a severe bacterial infection. I received a chest x-ray, chest CT scan with contrast dye and an MRI. I also had a follow up chest CT scan with dye a few months after leaving hospital. This was September 2016.

My question is, would these tests show breast cancer, and secondly, would it be risky to have a mammogram so soon after these tests that use radiation .
Thanks.

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Dr Ahmed Fawzy
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Dr Ahmed Fawzy

Hi
Those test should show if u have breast cancer, in my opinion you can go ahead with the mammography
Good Luck

Dr.Honey
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Dr.Honey

Hi..
Yes, chest CT can detect breast lesions.
If it is clear then there are less chances of any pathology..
If still you have a doubt you can go for Mammography.

Regards.

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