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XRA Celebrates Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Published 10/05/2015

XRA Medical imaging is celebrating Breast Cancer Awareness Month by giving away two Brahmin Handbags! For the month of October, any new or returning patient who books or receives a mammogram at any XRA site will be entered into a raffle to win one of two Brahmin Totes. In addition to the handbag, winners will receive...

Welcome to our new site!

Published 06/05/2015

Welcome to the new website of XRA Medical Imaging!  We hope that you'll find our new site easier to use whether you're one of our patients or a referring physician. What's new and different about this site? XRA's new website now offers separate pages for our patients and for our referring physicians. As before, new patients will be able...

Breast Density Notification and Education Act

Published 10/22/2014

Effective on October 1, 2014, Rhode Island is the 17th state in the US to enact a law requiring facilities performing mammograms to notify patients if their breast tissue is considered dense. About 40% of patients who receive mammograms qualify as having dense breasts, so it is seen fairly often by radiologists.  Having dense breasts, however,...