Cancer: FMC Abeokuta Acquires Digital Mammography Machine, others

The Federal Medical Centre, Idi Aba, Abeokuta, the Ogun State Capital has recorded a major breakthrough in its fight against cancer as it has just acquired a digital mammography machine.

Mammography is a specific type of breast imaging that uses low dose X-rays to detect cancer.

Medical Director of the centre, Prof. Adewale Musa-Olomu in a statement by the Head of Public Relations, Segun Orisajo had already led members of the management and other senior surgeons in the centre to inspect the machine and a mobile digital x-ray and fluoroscopy machine.

The CMD said procurement of the diagonistic machines will ease the challenges of patients who often travel long distances in search of diagonistic services.

While thanking the generality of the staff for supporting his administration since he came on board, he stressed that with a peaceful working environment, the health institution will attain greater heights

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