Thermal detection of embedded tumors using infrared imaging.

@article{Mital2007ThermalDO,
  title={Thermal detection of embedded tumors using infrared imaging.},
  author={Manu Mital and Elaine P. Scott},
  journal={Journal of biomechanical engineering},
  year={2007},
  volume={129 1},
  pages={33-9}
}
Breast cancer is the most common cancer among women. Thermography, also known as thermal or infrared imaging, is a procedure to determine if an abnormality is present in the breast tissue temperature distribution. This abnormality in temperature distribution might indicate the presence of an embedded tumor. Although thermography is currently used to indicate the presence of an abnormality, there are no standard procedures to interpret these and determine the location of an embedded tumor. This… CONTINUE READING
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