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Detection of Subclinical Breast Cancers by Infrared Thermography

  • R. Amalric
  • D. Giraud
  • L. Thomassin
  • C. Altschuler
  • J. M. Spitalier

Abstract

In our series of 4,000 verified breast cancers we have observed 130 sub-clinical, non-palpable carcinomas of 3 to 5 mm in diameter.

Keywords

Infrared Thermography Alarm Sign Bilateral Cancer Primary Cancer Treatment Unilateral Cancer 
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Further Reading

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    R. Amalric, D. Giraud, C. Altschuler, F. Amalric, J. M. Spitalier, H. Brandone, Y. Ayme, A. Alvarez-Gardiol, Does infrared thermography truly have a role in present-day breast cancer management? in: “Biomedical Thermology,” Alan R Liss, New York (1982).Google Scholar
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    R. Amalric, Y. Ayme, J. M. Spitalier, Infrared thermography in early detection of breast carcinomas, in: “Proceedings of Ninth World Congress of Gynaecology and Obstetrics,” Excerpta Medica Publ. Amsterdam, series 512:584 (1980).Google Scholar
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    R. Amalric, M. Gautherie, W. B. Hobbins, A. Stark, R. A. Thierree, Avenir des femmes a thermogram mes infrarouge mammaire anormal isole, La Nouvelle Presse Medicale 10: 3153 (1981).Google Scholar
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    M. Gautherie, C. M. Gros, Breast thermography and cancer risk prediction, Cancer 45: 1 (1980).CrossRefGoogle Scholar
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    M. G. Renzo, del Re Brun, D. Stucki, A. Almendal, J. Torhorst, A new device for isometric localization of non-palpable breast lesions detected by mammography, in: “Proceedings of Ninth World Congress of Gynaecology and Obstetrics,” Excerpta Medica Publ. Amsterdam, 512:624 (1980).Google Scholar
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    A. M. Stark, S. Way, The use of thermovision in the detection of early breast cancer, Cancer 33: 1664 (1974).CrossRefGoogle Scholar
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    A. M. Stark, The results of screening for the early detection of breast cancer, in: “Proceedings of Ninth World Congress of Gynaecology and Obstetrics,” Excerpta Medical Publ. Amsterdam, 512:617 (1980).Google Scholar
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    J. M. Spitalier, F. Santamaria, Y. Ayme, D. Giraud, C. Sabbah, R. Amalric, J. Jacquemier, Infrared thermography and non-palpable breast cancers, Acta Thermographica 3: 34 (1978).Google Scholar

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© Plenum Press, New York 1984

Authors and Affiliations

  • R. Amalric
    • 1
  • D. Giraud
    • 1
  • L. Thomassin
    • 1
  • C. Altschuler
    • 1
  • J. M. Spitalier
    • 1
  1. 1.Cancer InstituteMarseilleFrance

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