Description

Written by a team of experts, this practical how-to guide provides a systematic overview of the most current image-guided interventional techniques used to diagnose breast abnormalities. In the first part of the book, the authors discuss how to acquire tissue samples using minimally invasive procedures such as ultrasound-, x-ray-, and MRI-based interventions, and present information on pretherapeutic localization and classification of lesions. The second part of the book covers the essentials of fine-needle aspiration and cytologic assessment, followed by a chapter on histologic evaluation and up-to-date pathology reporting categories for core and vacuum biopsy specimens.


Key Features:-

  • 1,295 high-quality clinical images from the authors' daily practice illustrate radiographic findings
  • More than 50 cases studies for self-assessment
  • Separate chapters on patient preparation, instrumentation, galactography and ductoscopy, and sentine
  • Color-coded text boxes highlight tips, tricks, pitfalls, checklists, and guidelines for rapid review
  • Consistent chapter structure for maximum accessibility

More Details about Interventional Breast Imaging

General Information  
Author(s)FISCHER
PublisherThieme Medical Publishers
Edition1
ISBN9783131467010
Pages264
BindingHardcover
LanguageEnglish
Publish YearJanuary 2010