Mammography

Known as: mammography procedure, mammography procedures, Mam 
A type of radiography used specifically to examine breast tissue. The procedure utilizes a low-dose of x-rays or radiation to generate an image. A… (More)

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1948-2017
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
CONTEXT Screening ultrasound may depict small, node-negative breast cancers not seen on mammography. OBJECTIVE To compare the… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
The Digital Database for Screening Mammography (DDSM) is a database of digitized film-screen mammograms with associated ground… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
BACKGROUND Film mammography has limited sensitivity for the detection of breast cancer in women with radiographically dense… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
PURPOSE To compare the effectiveness of mammography, breast ultrasound, and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) for surveillance of… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
BACKGROUND Women genetically predisposed to breast cancer often develop the disease at a young age when dense breast tissue… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
BACKGROUND The value of regular surveillance for breast cancer in women with a genetic or familial predisposition to breast… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
CONTEXT Current recommendations for women who have a BRCA1 or BRCA2 mutation are to undergo breast surveillance from age 25 years… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
CONTEXT The Women's Health Initiative trial of combined estrogen plus progestin was stopped early when overall health risks… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
BACKGROUND The relationships among breast density, age, and use of hormone replacement therapy (HRT) in breast cancer detection… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
PURPOSE To (a) determine the performance of screening mammography, ultrasonography (US), and physical examination (PE); (b… (More)
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