Infectious Disease Specialists aren’t just scrutinizing how to save the world from a major disease outbreak. These doctors are working hard to study, diagnosis, and manage complicated and unknown infections.
Dr. Patricia Shapiro and her dedicated team in the SouthCoast Health Imaging Department were featured in an article for the Savannah Morning News highlighting their participation in a major breast cancer detection study for SoftVue.
Every year in the United States, 33,700 women and men are diagnosed with cancer caused by HPV infection. The good news? The HPV vaccination can help prevent these diseases with a success rate as high as 90% in some cases.