Ultrasonography, Mammary

Known as: Breast Ultrasonography, Ultrasonic Mammographies, Mammary Ultrasonographies 
Use of ultrasound for imaging the breast. The most frequent application is the diagnosis of neoplasms of the female breast.
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1954-2019
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2013
Highly Cited
2013
BACKGROUND Digital breast tomosynthesis with 3D images might overcome some of the limitations of conventional 2D mammography for… (More)
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
Screening for breast cancer with mammography has been shown to decrease mortality from breast cancer, and mammography is the… (More)
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2010
Highly Cited
2010
Shear wave elastography is a new method of obtaining quantitative tissue elasticity data during breast ultrasound examinations… (More)
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
Characterization of tissue elasticity (stiffness) and viscosity has important medical applications because these properties are… (More)
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Mammography, the standard method of breast cancer screening, misses many cancers, especially in dense-breasted women. We compared… (More)
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
UNLABELLED Transient elastography (FibroScan [FS]) is a novel non-invasive tool to assess liver fibrosis/cirrhosis. However, it… (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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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
1995
Highly Cited
1995
The theoretical underpinnings of photoacoustic ultrasound (PAUS) reconstruction tomography are presented. A formal relationship… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
Quantitative ultrasound (QUS) techniques have recently been introduced as alternative methods free of ionizing radiation for non… (More)
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