Breast Imaging Companion

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Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Dec 26, 2011 - Medical - 624 pages
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The top-selling title in our Imaging Companion Series is now in its revised, updated Third Edition. Featuring over 1,000 large, clear images accompanied by brief, bulleted "key facts," this how-to book provides everything readers need to obtain high-quality scans...correlate radiologic, pathologic, and clinical findings...and communicate the significance of imaging results to referring physicians. This edition has a new chapter on magnetic resonance imaging and new information on the ACR Ultrasound BI-RADS Lexicon; keloids and hypertrophic scars; cutaneous angiosarcoma; subareolar abscess; columnar alteration with prominent apical snouts and secretions (CAPSS); mucocele-like lesions; cat scratch disease; granulomatous mastitis; and granular cell tumor.

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CHAPTER THREE Quality Control
QC Tests Physicists CHAPTER FOUR Technical Considerations
CompressionImageBlur Cassettes Screens and Film
Processor Artifacts Digital Mammography CHAPTER FIVE Screening Mammography
Approachto Screening Mammography LookingFor CHAPTER SIX Diagnostic Mammography and Problem Solving
Malignant Characteristics Triangulation CHAPTER SEVENBreast Ultrasound General Comments Technical Considerations Scanning
CHAPTER NINESkin General Comments
Miscellaneous CHAPTER SIXTEEN TheMaleBreast
CHAPTER SEVENTEEN Interventional Procedures 499
CHAPTER EIGHTEEN Documentation and the Mammographic Report

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