Breast health awareness, is a given in this country, however, many insurance companies do not normally cover mammary ductoscopy
procedures for early detection.
Workup may include endocrinologic testing, mammography, ultrasound, magnetic resonance imaging, ductography, ductoscopy
, and cytology.
From July through November, mammary ductoscopy
instrument sales accounted for approximately 40% of the total sales for the period.
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.
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.
Total mammary ductoscopy
sales increased 183% from $7925.
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.
is on its way to becoming a practical tool for visualizing abnormalities in breast tissue, obtaining tissue samples, and directing surgeons to the precise location of abnormal tissue,
to distribute Lifeline's proprietary MastaScope Mammary Ductoscopy
System in the People's Republic of China.