Breast Imaging

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Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2007 - Medical - 1114 pages
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Dr. Kopans' best-selling text and reference on breast imaging is now in its thoroughly revised, updated Third Edition. The author combines a complete, superbly illustrated atlas of imaging findings with a comprehensive text that covers all imaging modalities and addresses all aspects of breast imaging--including breast anatomy, histology, physiology, pathology, breast cancer staging, and preoperative localization of occult lesions. This edition includes state-of-the-art information on a new modality, breast tomosynthesis, as well as on digital mammography, MRI, ultrasound, and percutaneous breast biopsy. The book contains more than 1,500 images obtained with the latest technology, including many new mammograms and scans using other imaging modalities. FEATURES: - Information on anatomy, histology, physiology, pathology, breast cancer staging, and preoperative localization of occult lesions - Discusses breast disease from a wider viewpoint than just how to perform and interpret mammography NEW TO THIS EDITION: - Digital mammography - Major revisions in the MRI, ultrasound, and interventional sections - Updated figures included in this edition - Updated information on MR, US, and percutaneous breast biopsy
 

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Contents

2A Breast Anatomy and Basic Histology Physiology
7
2B A Pathologists Overview of the Pathology
45
Epidemiology Etiology Risk Factors and Survival
77
Detection Diagnosis and Prognostic
219
Equipment and Basic Physics
243
Quality Assurance and Quality Control
267
Mammographic Positioning
281
A Systematic Approach to Breast Imaging
323
Mammography and the Normal Breast
345
Interpreting the Mammogram
365
Suspicious Lesions and Lesions with a High
513
Problems and Solutions
753
Guided Needle Placement for Biopsy and
889
The Medicall egal Problem and Breast
1021
Index
1085
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