Alex Shnayder

Pat Mongkolwat1
Christina Sillery1
Rachel Embree1
1Pat Mongkolwat
1Christina Sillery
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  • Rachel Embree, Christina Sillery, Alex Shnayder, Channin, Pat Mongkolwat
  • 2008
The breast is composed of fibroglandular tissue embedded in a background of fatty tissue. The amount of fibroglandular tissue and fat varies among women. Breast cancer arises in this fibroglandular tissue. In mammograms, dense tissue attenuates more radiation then does fat. Breast density refers to the appearance of fibroglandular (dense) tissue on a(More)
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