Utility of supplemental screening with breast ultrasound in asymptomatic women with dense breast tissue who are not at high risk for breast cancer

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Geetika A Klevos; Fernando Collado-Mesa; Jose M Net; Monica M Yepes;
(2017)
  • Publisher: Medknow Publications & Media Pvt Ltd
  • Journal: The Indian Journal of Radiology & Imaging, volume 27, issue 1, pages 52-58 (issn: 0971-3026, eissn: 1998-3808)
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  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.4103/0971-3026.202962, pmc: PMC5385776
  • Subject: dense breasts | Breast ultrasound; dense breasts; screening | Breast ultrasound | screening | Women's Imaging | R895-920 | Medical physics. Medical radiology. Nuclear medicine
    mesheuropmc: skin and connective tissue diseases

Objective: To assess the results of an initial round of supplemental screening with hand-held bilateral breast ultrasound following a negative screening mammogram in asymptomatic women with dense breast tissue who are not at high risk for breast cancer. Materials and Me... View more
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