With controversy lingering around mammography, advances in breast imaging may provide safer and more effective options.
Mammography Improves Cancer Detection, But Triggers More Biopsies
Shifting from film to digital technology for diagnostic mammography has improved cancer detection, and increased the abnormal interpretation rate.
MRI Detects Breast Cancer Sooner than Mammography
Study shows using MR imaging for breast screening among women with average cancer risk improves early diagnosis.
Palpable, Tender Breast Mass
Case History: 52-year-old female presented with a palpable, tender mass in the left breast.
Women Likely to Delay Next Mammogram After False Positive
False-positive mammograms may result in women delaying their next screening mammogram.
Breast Density Estimations in Standard-dose, Synthetic Mammograms
Breast percentage density estimations with synthesized 2D breast imaging versus standard-dose mammograms.
New Technology, Information Help Women Learn About Breast Density
Studies show current breast density education has conflicting results.
Study: Breast Cancer Screening Fails to Reduce Advanced Cancer Incidence
Breast screening encourages overdiagnosis of breast cancer and fails to reduce incidence of advanced disease, according to study.
Breast Tomosynthesis in Practice
Early breast tomosynthesis adopter Washington Radiology Associates increased cancer detection by one-third, decreased call-backs, and improved provider confidence.
27-year-old, Breast Mass
Case History: 27-year-old female with right upper outer quadrant firm breast mass.
MRI of Lump in Breast
Case History: 44-year-old patient presented with complaint of lump in right breast for four months.
Case History: 55-year-old female with left breast, upper, central lump.
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