[Possibilities and limitations of the differential diagnosis of grouped intramammary microcalcifications].

@article{Lnyi1984PossibilitiesAL,
  title={[Possibilities and limitations of the differential diagnosis of grouped intramammary microcalcifications].},
  author={M L{\'a}nyi and Karl F. R. Neufang},
  journal={RoFo : Fortschritte auf dem Gebiete der Rontgenstrahlen und der Nuklearmedizin},
  year={1984},
  volume={141 4},
  pages={430-8}
}
In recent years, the first author of the present paper has developed a system for the differential diagnosis of benign and malignant lesions based on the radiological patterns of grouped microcalcifications. The value of the system in actual practice has been tested in a "blind" study of 297 mammograms with grouped micro-calcifications in whom the diagnosis had been verified by operation and histology. Use of this system saved 63% of biopsies. Amongst 42 carcinomas, only one was erroneously… CONTINUE READING