surveillance mammography

surveillance mammography

Mammography performed for patients who have already been treated for breast cancer. It is used to see if cancer has returned or appeared in a new location.
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If surveillance mammography after a cancer diagnosis is included, about three-quarters of all mammographies in similar centres to TBAH will be done on asymptomatic women.
He reported on 25 breast cancer patients who participated in a BioLucent-sponsored prospective trial in which they underwent routine surveillance mammography with and without a MammoPad.
He reported on 25 breast cancer patients in a BioLucent-sponsored prospective trial; they underwent routine surveillance mammography with and without a MammoPad.
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