Evaluation of breast microcalcifications.

  title={Evaluation of breast microcalcifications.},
  author={Barbara S. Monsees},
  journal={Radiologic clinics of North America},
  volume={33 6},
As screening mammography has become more widespread, the urgency to provide more sensitive and more specific interpretations has also increased. Although many calcifications detected on mammograms are characteristically benign and need no further evaluation, there are many microcalcifications that warrant further evaluation with special views. The importance of their detection lies in the fact that many malignancies are mammographically manifested solely as microcalcifications. Once detected… CONTINUE READING


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