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Breast Imaging

Analyzing the Options of Breast Imaging Technology

With controversy lingering around mammography, advances in breast imaging may provide safer and more effective options.

Breast Imaging

Breast density awareness is more common in women who are educated, had higher household income, and have health insurance.

As part of our MBCC coverage we discuss MRI screening for breast cancer in patients who carry a BRCA mutation or have a first-degree relative who is a BRCA carrier.

Breast lesions detected by MRI and classified as BI-RADS 2 were shown to not be malignant, and therefore do not need biopsy.

The FDA has approved the first cone beam CT for diagnostic imaging of the breast, according to Koning Corporation.

Adding molecular breast imaging to mammography resulted in a fourfold increase in invasive breast cancer detection rates in women with dense breasts.

Women who have E3 and E4 extramammary findings from breast MRI should undergo additional imaging.

UPDATED. Many states have laws on breast density notification after mammography screening – but not all notification is the same.

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