Breast Cancer

Present Perspective of Early Diagnosis

ISBN: 978-3-642-82966-6 (Print) 978-3-642-82964-2 (Online)

Table of contents (19 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages I-IX

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    Pages 1-14

    Image Quality in Mammography: Physical and Technical Limitations

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    Pages 15-18

    Clinical Considerations in Selection of Dedicated Mammography Units

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    Pages 19-24

    The Role of Magnification Technique in Modern Mammography

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    Pages 25-30

    Imaging Capabilities and Dose Considerations of Different Mammographic Units

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    Pages 31-36

    Computed Tomography Scanning, Transillumination, and Magnetic Resonance Imaging of the Breast

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    Pages 37-51

    Recent Trends in Screen-Film Mammography: Technical Factors and Radiation Dose

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    Pages 52-57

    Comparison of Mammographic Screen-Film Systems

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    Pages 58-61

    Screening for Breast Cancer: An Overview

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    Pages 62-66

    Screening for Breast Cancer in Malmö: A Randomized Trial

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    Pages 67-72

    The Guildford Breast Screening Project: 6-Year Assessment

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    Pages 73-77

    Mammography: Attitudes and Reactions

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    Pages 78-84

    Mammography Screening: Published Guidelines and Actual Practice

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    Pages 85-88

    Projected Benefits and Risks from Mammographic Screening

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    Pages 89-94

    Elemental Analysis of Breast Calcifications

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    Pages 95-96

    Stereotaxic Fine Needle Biopsy of Nonpalpable Breast Lesions Performed by the Mammotest

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    Pages 97-105

    Changing Aspects of Biopsy of the Breast: Is Breast Biopsy a Prognostic Hazard?

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    Pages 106-110

    Self-Examination in Early Detection of Breast Cancer: Is It Effective?

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    Pages 111-123

    Evaluation of Breast Microcalcifications by Means of Optically Magnified Tissue Specimen Radiographs

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    Pages 124-129

    Contributions to the Diagnosis of Contralateral Malignancies in Women with Invasive Breast Cancer

  21. Back Matter

    Pages 130-132