Latest Infrared mammography Stories

2011-02-12 07:00:49

The US Food and Drug Administration on Friday said it had approved a mammography device that shows 3D images of the breast with the hopes that the new technology will improve early breast cancer detection.

2011-02-11 13:03:00

Selenia Dimensions System may boost accuracy in breast cancer detection, diagnosis SILVER SPRING, Md., Feb. 11, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S.

2010-08-24 17:11:31

Some nuclear-based breast imaging exams may increase a woman's risk of developing radiation-induced cancer.

2009-05-14 13:26:00

Studies show BSGI comparable to MRI in finding early stage cancers with fewer false positives RIDGEWOOD, N.J., May 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Women's Digital Imaging of Ridgewood (WDI) is the first private medical practice in the New York metropolitan area and the only medical facility in New Jersey to begin using Breast Specific Gamma Imaging (BSGI), also known as Molecular Breast Imaging, to look for breast cancer in selected patients.

Word of the Day
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.