Interpretation of positron emission mammography: feature analysis and rates of malignancy.

@article{Narayanan2011InterpretationOP,
  title={Interpretation of positron emission mammography: feature analysis and rates of malignancy.},
  author={Deepa Narayanan and Kathleen S. Madsen and Judith E. Kalinyak and Wendie A. Berg},
  journal={AJR. American journal of roentgenology},
  year={2011},
  volume={196 4},
  pages={956-70}
}
OBJECTIVE The purpose of our study was to define and illustrate standard terminology for describing findings on positron emission mammography (PEM) and provide associated rates of malignancy. SUBJECTS AND METHODS Three hundred eighty-eight women with newly-diagnosed breast cancer anticipating breast-conserving surgery completed a multicenter trial comparing PEM to MRI in assessment of disease extent. Morphologic terminology to describe PEM findings was patterned on BI-RADS for MRI, and… CONTINUE READING