ductoscopy


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ductoscopy

endoscopy that assesses early changes in the breast ducts in women.
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Ductoscopy with or without cytologyexamination brushings is performed in a few centers.
Breast health awareness, is a given in this country, however, many insurance companies do not normally cover mammary ductoscopy procedures for early detection.
Novel modalities such as ductoscopy and galactography promise to allow better preoperative testing for the presence of DCIS, especially when associated to traditional radiological tests.
Management of papillomas is surgical with either microdochectomy or subareolar duct excision, although fibreoptic ductoscopy with biopsy and excision is performed in some specialist centres.
Individual chapters address patient preparation, instrumentation, galactography and ductoscopy, and sentinel node biopsy.
Stefan Paepke began investigating the scientific and clinical potential of autofluorescence ductoscopy for use in small-lumen endoscopy.
SAN ANTONIO -- Mammary ductoscopy may provide the missing link that renders ductal lavage more clinically relevant, Dr.
This brochure introduces this system, its components, and its applications, which range from mammary ductoscopy to spinal visualization.
According to his editorial, clinical evidence from studies has shown that the procedure utilizing the MastaScope(TM), minimally invasive mammary ductoscopy, is capable of visualizing lesions, which may be early stages of cancer, at dramatically smaller sizes than is currently possible through mammography.
of California, San Diego) and an international group of practitioners explain techniques used in laparoscopic surgery of the upper and lower gastrointestinal tracts, accessory organs, and retroperitoneum, as well as aortic aneurysms, breast ductoscopy, and the evaluation of abdominal trauma.