Breast Cancer (Invasive Ductal Carcinoma)

  • Elham SafaieEmail author


Invasive ductal carcinoma is the most common type of breast cancer, making up to nearly 70–80% of all breast cancer diagnoses. PET/MR imaging is useful for staging and restaging of locally advanced cancer, chest wall involvement, axillary or internal mammary lymph node metastases, or distant metastases.


Breast cancer Invasive ductal carcinoma FDG PET/MR 

Suggested Reading

  1. Rice SL, Friedman KP. Clinical PET-MR imaging in breast cancer and lung cancer. PET Clin. 2016;11(4):387–402.CrossRefPubMedPubMedCentralGoogle Scholar

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© Springer International Publishing AG 2018

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of RadiologyStony Brook University HospitalStony BrookUSA

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