diaphanography

di·a·phan·og·ra·phy

(dī-ă-fă-nog'ră-fē),
Examination of a body part by transillumination, especially for the detection of breast cancer.
[G. diaphanēs, transparent, + graphō, to write]

diaphanography

[dī·af′ənog′rəfē]
Etymology: Gk, diaphanes, shining through, graphein, to record
a type of transillumination used to examine the breast that uses selected wavelengths of light and special imaging equipment. The images are still recordings, as in conventional radiography. See also diaphanoscopy.
References in periodicals archive ?
Breast imaging studies: Diaphanography of the breast; Mammography, screening or diagnostic/Digital/CAD mammography; Magnetic Resonance Imaging of the Breast: Differential Diagnosis; Breast Ultrasound and Echography; Stereotactic Breast Biopsy;