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With controversy lingering around mammography, advances in breast imaging may provide safer and more effective options.
Breast Density Notification Laws by State — Interactive Map
UPDATED. Many states have laws on breast density notification after mammography screening – but not all notification is the same.
Effect of Order of Readings on Breast Cancer Detection Rate
The order of mammography screenings done in pairs and its effect on breast cancer detection rates.
Tomosynthesis Increases Diagnostic Confidence
Use of tomosynthesis has resulted in more benign breast cancer diagnoses, study finds.
Peer Review of Screening Mammograms Decreased False Positives
The number of false positives and callbacks dropped with peer review of screening mammography, according to a study at ACR 2016.
Multicentric Cancer on Breast MRI Likely Clinically Relevant
MRI may detect additional multicentric breast cancers.
Breast Density Notification Laws — Vermont
To take effect July 1, 2016.Recipient: All patients receive breast density classification, patients with heterogeneously dense or extremely dense breasts receive notification text below.
Effect of Legislation on Breast Density Notification
Were more women notified of breast density after legislation passed in their state?
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.
Increase in Breast Size
Case History: 67-year-old female with progressive increase in size of left breast for five years.
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