[Mammography: consideration about radiation from the point of a radiologist's view].

  • Eriko Tohno
  • Published 2002 in
    Igaku butsuri : Nihon Igaku Butsuri Gakkai…


Mammography is becoming popular rapidly in Japan because it is now admitted as a modality for breast screening. Radiation will not cause any adverse effect if mammography screening is done for women over 50 years old, every other year and by only MLO (medio-lateral oblique) view as this is recommended by the government. Radiation for one view is regulated… (More)