Breast Biopsy Systems

Breast biopsy systems are a type of biopsy system that examines breast tissue to diagnose diseases like breast cancer.

Sponsored Content | Videos | Women's Health | November 16, 2016
The purpose of this exploratory video roundtable is to examine the state of breast biopsies today and to communicate...
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This image shows a 52-year-old patient with benign calcifications in her pre-stereotactic breast biopsy screening.

Feature | Breast Biopsy Systems | November 01, 2016 | By Laura Shepardson, M.D.
Recently, I was invited to participate in a roundtable discussion focused on uncovering the challenges and...
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Technology | Breast Biopsy Systems | April 21, 2016
April 21, 2016 — Hologic Inc. announced the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) clearance and commercial launch of...
Cutting the Cost  of Breast Cancer Treatment

Breast surgeon Michael Cross, M.D., has done clinical research on the DotMed BioZorb surgical marker. (Photo courtesy of DotMed)

Feature | Women's Health | November 11, 2015
Breast cancer research conducted by two Fayetteville, Ark., medical groups highlights their success in pioneering use...
Hologic, RSNA 2015, breast tomosynthesis, breast biopsy systems

I-View contrast enhanced 2-D mammography image courtesy of Hologic

Technology | Breast Imaging | October 02, 2015
October 2, 2015 — At the Radiological Society of North America’s (RSNA) 2015 annual meeting, Hologic will emphasize its...
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News | Breast Imaging | October 01, 2015
October 1, 2015 — The recent KLAS Research women’s imaging report, Women's Imaging 2015. Are New Technologies...
Cianna Medical, SAVI Scout, breast surgical guidance system

Photo courtesy of Cianna Medical

Technology | December 16, 2014
December 16, 2014 — Cianna Medical Inc. received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) clearance for the SAVI Scout...
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News | November 12, 2014
November 12, 2014 — GTCR, a private equity firm, announced Devicor Medical Products has signed an agreement to be...
Seno Imagio breast imaging system
News | November 11, 2014
November 11, 2014 — Seno Medical Instruments Inc. announced that the use of the Seno Imagio breast imaging system and...
Technology | October 14, 2014
October 14, 2014 ­– Kubtec, a developer of digital specimen radiography systems, marks the start of Breast Cancer...
Technology | July 11, 2014
July 11, 2014 — Kubtec’s new patent pending technology TomoSpec is an integral part of Mozart 3D specimen radiography...
News | May 06, 2014
May 6, 2014 — Devicor Medical Products Inc. acquired the HydroMARK breast biopsy marker portfolio and related assets...
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Technology | April 30, 2014
April 30, 2014 — Kubtec announced it released the new Xpert 20 and Xpert 40 imaging systems. Redesigned with a sleeker...
News | April 24, 2014
April 24, 2014 — The global biopsy devices market value will increase at a modest rate over the coming years, climbing...
News | March 26, 2014
March 26, 2014 — Seno Medical Instruments Inc. presented two analyses of outcomes from a U.S. feasibility study of its...
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News | December 30, 2013
December 30, 2013 — The BioZorb 3-D surgical marker improves visualization of the treatment area for radiation planning...
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News | November 19, 2013
November 19, 2013 — Breast biopsies can adversely affect short-term quality of life, and the effects are more...

Image courtesy of Hologic

Feature | November 04, 2013 | Anders Granlund
Digital breast tomosynthesis (DBT) was approved in the United States for use as a supplement to traditional mammography...
 X0000 Hologic Affirm breast biopsy guidance system
Technology | July 17, 2013
July 17, 2013 — Hologic Inc. recently expanded its array of interventional and imaging solutions for breast health with...
Breast MRI

Photo courtesy of Hitachi Medical Systems America

Feature | March 19, 2013 | By Williette Nyanue
Increasing research on women with dense breasts is having a positive effect on imaging modalities. It is estimated that...