mammographic abnormality

mammographic abnormality

A lesion of the breast or breast tissue identified by mammography.

mammographic abnormality

A lesion of the breast or breast tissue identified by mammography, see there.
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Evaluation of a palpable lump or mammographic abnormality.
reported mammographically detected abnormality in 78% of cases [17], but another study [18] reported that 69% of patients with PASH presented no mammographic abnormality.
Most commonly observed mammographic abnormality was circumscribed high density spiculated mass with axillary lymphadenopathy in 23 (40.
Most commonly reported mammographic abnormality was circumscribed high density spiculated mass (78.
The ultrasonographer now knows to scan specifically in the lower, outer, right breast approximately the same distance from the nipple to try to find a sonographic correlate to the mammographic abnormality.
If the ultrasound was done because of a mammographic abnormality, the sonographer will decide whether the sonographic mass correlates with the mammographic lesion.
In two patients referred for MRI because of an abnormal mammogram, the original mammographic abnormality was benign; however, MRI demonstrated in each case an unsuspected malignancy in the contralateral breast.
Breast MRI may be helpful in certain situations in which there is an equivocal mammographic abnormality and for 3-dimensional localization of a lesion seen on one view only.
She reported on 4,460 women aged 18-49 years in the Mayo Benign Breast Disease Cohort who underwent excisional breast biopsy for a palpable or mammographic abnormality that proved to be benign breast disease.
Many sonographers are not mammographers, and they have a difficult time determining the location of a specific mammographic abnormality and correlating mammographic findings with sonographic findings.
This could potentially ease the wait many women face in order to obtain a biopsy to definitively diagnose a mammographic abnormality," Knudson concluded.
At that point, breast ultrasound could be used to determine if a mammographic abnormality or clinically palpable mass was cystic or solid.