While the COVID-19 vaccine is effective in preventing infection in immunized individuals, it can also lead to an unexpected result: a false-positive mammogram.
Category: Women’s Imaging
Women who experience food or housing insecurity may be at risk for undiagnosed breast cancer due to lapses in follow-up appointments, according to research being presented at the virtual annual meeting of the Radiological Society of North America.Read More
DensityED is an online breast density training tool designed to improve radiologists’ ability to correctly identify women’s breast density categories to comply with BI-RADS.Read More
Digital breast tomosynthesis, in combination with synthetic mammography, improves cancer detection over digital mammography alone, according to a study from Italy published in the journal Radiology.Read More
Using a new technique, a team of researchers has found tiny and previously undetectable “hot spots” of extremely high stiffness inside aggressive and invasive breast cancer tumors.Read More
Though Black women get breast cancer at a 3% lower incidence rate than white women, they are 42% more likely to die of breast cancer than white women. So early detection is key.Read More