MRI Breast

Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) can be used for breast imaging as an alternative to mammography.

Breast Imaging Sets New Standards

Tomosynthesis is a 3D imaging technology that involves acquiring as many as 15 different images of a stationary and mildly compressed breast at multiple angles during a short scan.

Feature | October 06, 2009 | Darhiana Mateo
In the ongoing battle to improve breast cancer detection and diagnosis, full-field digital mammography has held...
EARLY Act Legislation for Breast Cancer Prevention Gains Momentum

Gail Lebovic, M.D., president of the American Society of Breast Disease

News | September 29, 2009
September 29, 2009 - The campaign to pass the EARLY Act and raise awareness about breast cancer in young adult women...
Technology | September 21, 2009
The Sentinelle Vanguard Tabletop breast MRI coil for GE leverages an innovative patient support design with unique...
Breast MRI images can help identify tumors in dense breast tissue that might be obscured on traditional mammography.

Figure 1 Dense, fibrocystic breast with no well-defined abnormality.

Feature | Breast Imaging | September 17, 2009 | Bernadette M. Greenwood, BSRS, RT(R)(MR)
  As breast magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) becomes a more widely accepted modality for breast cancer screening of...
Mammography on the Road to Integration

MammoDiagnost VU is Philips Healthcare's mammography workstation.

Feature | September 17, 2009 | Cristen C. Bolan
One of the biggest challenges that has plagued mammography radiologists is integrating the stand-alone mammography...

Elizabeth Wende Breast Care, LLC - Rochester, N.Y.

Feature | September 17, 2009 | Cristen C. Bolan
While the war on breast cancer wages on, there are signs that doctors and patients may be on the winning side. Over...
Kinetic Variable Useful for Identifying Malignant MRI-Detected Breast Lesions

kinetic curves of breast

News | August 24, 2009
August 24, 2009 - Breast MRI allows physicians to evaluate suspicious lesions using a variety of variables and computer...
Sentinelle to Focus on Bright Imaging Analysis Software at BIC
News | August 19, 2009
August 19, 2009 - Sentinelle Medical will focus on the Aegis with Bright 2.0 Imaging Analysis Software in booth 16 at...
Breast MRI Gets the Edge on Image Resolution
News | July 30, 2009
July 30, 2009 - Aurora Imaging will show at the Breast Imaging Conference, held Sept. 15-17, in Glendale, Ariz., the...
MRI Technique Means Fewer Breast Biopsies in High-Risk Women
News | July 01, 2009
July 1, 2009 - A new breast MRI technique that acquires data radially and generates a high-resolution, three-...
News | June 12, 2009
June 12, 2009 - Enlargement and abnormalities of axillary sentinel lymph nodes located in the armpit area near the...
BR CANCER
News | April 23, 2009
April 23, 2009 - A new federally funded University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine study aims to learn whether women...
3T MRI Detects "Early" Breast Cancer Not Seen On Mammography, Ultrasound
Technology | April 23, 2009
April 23, 2009 - 3T MRI can detect a significant number of lesions not found on mammography and sonography, according...
Technology | April 16, 2009
April 16, 2009 – iCAD Inc. today announced it has received 510(k) clearance for PrecisionPoint, the company’s...
Aurora Wins Frost & Sullivan Award for Breast MRI Market Penetration
News | April 08, 2009
April 8, 2009 - Frost & Sullivan selected Aurora Imaging Technology for the 2009 Vertical Market Penetration...
BSGI Can Reduce Unnecessary Breast Biopsies, Study Says
News | March 18, 2009
March 18, 2009 - Women who require additional diagnostic imaging after a questionable mammogram may be at risk for...
PEM Focuses on High-Risk Breast Cancer

PEMs 3D tomographic PET images offer a FOV: 16 cm x 24 cm and spatial resolution as high as 2 mm.

Feature | March 10, 2009 | Amy Lillard
Mammography is the one breast cancer screening test proven to reduce mortality, yet on many occasions, it still does...
Molecular Imaging Broadens Scope in Breast Imaging

The Dilon 6800 breast-specific gamma camera by Dilon Technologies has the resolution to provide very early detection of small lesions.

Feature | March 10, 2009 | Amy Ballard, MEd, director of research, Arkansas Urology
It is not uncommon for a woman to go in for a mammogram and leave with inconclusive results. This event is usually...
Intuitive Software Supports Breast MR Interpretation
Technology | March 09, 2009
Broadwest's software-only solution (in partnership with InsightMRI) for interpreting Breast MR features tools to...
Aurora Breast MRI Meeting Highlights Personalized Treatments
News | February 24, 2009
February 24, 2009 - Healthcare and breast radiology professionals from around the world recently attended the annual...