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Fat suppression is important in contrast-enhanced imaging of the breast because lesion identification in breast MRI relies upon the subtraction of pre- and postcontrast images.
Breast cancer screening with imaging: recommendations from the Society of Breast Imaging and the ACR on the use of mammography, breast MRI, breast ultrasound, and other technologies for the detection of clinically occult breast cancer.
Digital mammography, breast MRI, and DBT were performed in the Imaging Center of the Oncology Institute of Vojvodina.
Both studies were performed simply to gather data on national patterns of breast MRI use in community practice, because of the dearth of information on this topic.
Annual breast MRI, in addition to mammography, is also indicated for women at high breast cancer risk as defined by a lifetime estimated risk in excess of 20%, or because they possess a BRCA 1 or 2 mutation, according to the NCCN.
who found that breast MRI was helpful for characterizing asymmetry or architectural distortion on mammography with a negative ultrasound but has no role in deciding whether or not mammographically indeterminate calcifications should be biopsied.
We found that use of preoperative breast MRI in newly diagnosed cancer patients resulted in an added cancer yield of 12pc.
American Cancer Society guidelines recommend an annual screening with breast MRI as an adjunct to mammography for women with a genetic or family history of breast cancer, but not for those with a personal history of the disease.
Those with high risk factors such as family history or obesity are being recommended to take advantage of breast MRIs and get screened before 40.
Breast MRI is also recommended by the American Cancer Society and an increasing number of leading researchers as an adjunct to mammography for patients known to be at high risk for breast cancer.
During a breast MRI scan, a woman receives an intravenous injection with a contrast agent--a chemical solution that acts as a "stain" to illuminate areas of tissue with many blood vessels.
breast imaging systems market revenue were generated by shipments of X-ray mammography, breast ultrasound, breast MRI, and molecular breast imaging (MBI) systems in 2011, and how are these proportions expected to change during the next five years?