Breast screening in the East Anglia region for unaffected women with a family history of breast and/or ovarian cancer

Screening centre Moderate risk High risk

Addenbrooke’s Hospital(includes Hinchingbrooke Hospital)

Additional screening not available

Annual screening 40-49

Possibility of screening from 50-59 currently under review

Norfolk and Norwich

University Hospital

Annual screening 40-49

Annual screening 40-59

James Paget Hospital

(Great Yarmouth)

Annual screening 40-49

Annual screening 40-49

Peterborough City Hospital

Annual screening 40-49

Annual screening 40-49

18-monthly screening 50-59

Possibility of annual screening from 50-59 currently under review

Queen Elizabeth Hospital

(Kings Lynn)

Some additional screening available, local assessments made

Annual screening 40-49

West Suffolk Hospital

(Bury St Edmunds)

Annual screening 40-49

Annual screening 40-49

Possibility of screening from 50-59 currently under review

The Ipswich Hospital

Annual screening 40-49

Annual screening 40-59

Referral for additional screening is only made following accurate assessment of family history – more info below. Breast screening centre is determined by the GP surgery where the patient is registered.