News | July 16, 2007

Beekley Introduces New Nipple Markers for Digital Mammography

July 17, 2007 – Beekley Corp. recently introduced the new “Perfect for Digital” line of N-SPOTS, created for marking nipples in mammography and featuring 2.3-millimeter non-metallic pellets that immediately and consistently document the nipple’s location on the screen without causing artifact.

“Nipple markers continue to provide benefit on digital mammographic studies, as the radiologist can quickly and accurately determine the nipple to lesion distance,” said Dr. Gary Whitman, associate professor of Radiology and associate radiologist of the University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center. “In digital mammography, placement of nipple markers eliminates the need to adjust the window of level settings.”

For more information: www.beekley.com

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