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Contrast-Enhanced Mammography

  • Marc Lobbes
  • Maxine S. Jochelson

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-v
  2. John M. Lewin, Martin J. Yaffe
    Pages 1-21
  3. Cécile R. L. P. N. Jeukens
    Pages 23-39
  4. Jordana Phillips, Tejas S. Mehta
    Pages 41-60
  5. Sarah L. Tennant
    Pages 93-114
  6. Valentina Iotti, Paolo Giorgi Rossi
    Pages 133-160

About this book

Introduction

This book is a comprehensive guide to contrast-enhanced mammography (CEM), a novel advanced mammography technique using dual-energy mammography in combination with intravenous contrast administration in order to increase the diagnostic performance of digital mammography. Readers will find helpful information on the principles of CEM and indications for the technique. Detailed attention is devoted to image interpretation, with presentation of case examples and highlighting of pitfalls and artifacts. Other topics to be addressed include the establishment of a CEM program, the comparative merits of CEM and MRI, and the roles of CEM in screening populations and monitoring of response to neoadjuvant chemotherapy. CEM became commercially available in 2011 and is increasingly being used in clinical practice owing to its superiority over full-field digital mammography. This book will be an ideal source of knowledge and guidance for all who wish to start using the technique or to learn more about it.

Keywords

Contrast-enhanced Mammography CEM Contrast-enhanced Dual-energy Mammography CEDM Breast Cancer Mammography Oncology Contrast Agents Diagnostic Digitial Mammography Pitfalls of CEM Artifacts of CEM Image interpretation in CEM CEM Screening

Editors and affiliations

  • Marc Lobbes
    • 1
  • Maxine S. Jochelson
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Radiology and Nuclear MedicineMaastricht University Medical CentreMaastrichtThe Netherlands
  2. 2.Department of RadiologyMemorial Sloan Kettering Cancer CenterNew YorkUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-11063-5
  • Copyright Information Springer Nature Switzerland AG 2019
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-3-030-11062-8
  • Online ISBN 978-3-030-11063-5
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