gammagraphy

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gammagraphy

A breast imaging technique which may be used when the mammography proves difficult to interpret due to increased tissue density, scarring or fibrosis; it has been recommended for women with dense breasts and a family history of breast cancer.
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March 27, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Dilon Diagnostics --According to the results from a new multi-center patient registry, presented at the National Consortium of Breast Centers Annual Meeting on March 11th, 2012, Breast-Specific Gamma Imaging (BSGI) also known as Molecular Breast Imaging (MBI) improves breast cancer detection when added to mammography and ultrasound in the breast clinic.
14, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Dilon Diagnostics -- According to a new study published in the American Journal of Roentgenology (AJR) in January 2012, Molecular Breast Imaging (MBI), also known as Breast-Specific Gamma Imaging (BSGI), can detect cancers missed by the two most common breast imaging studies, mammography and ultrasound.
30, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- According to a new study, Breast-Specific Gamma Imaging (BSGI), also known as Molecular Breast Imaging (MBI), can provide critical information in the initial diagnostic workup and surgical planning for patients with newly diagnosed breast cancer.
29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- When compared to mammography and ultrasound, Breast-Specific Gamma Imaging (BSGI), also known as Molecular Breast Imaging (MBI), has greater sensitivity and comparable specificity according to a new study that will be presented at the 2011 Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) annual meeting to be held in Chicago, Nov.
29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Unlike mammography, Breast-Specific Gamma Imaging (BSGI), also known as Molecular Breast Imaging (MBI), is as effective in detecting breast cancer in women with dense and non-dense breasts.
MBI, also referred to as Breast-Specific Gamma Imaging (BSGI), is a functional imaging technique increasingly being used in the diagnostic workup of patients with indeterminate mammograms, particularly for those with dense breasts.
Ductal Carcinoma in Situ: Imaging with Breast-Specific Gamma Imaging (BSGI)
6 /PRNewswire/ -- Results of a study on Breast-Specific Gamma Imaging (BSGI) presented at the annual breast meeting of the American Society of Clinical Oncology in Washington, D.