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Thursday, June 2, 2016

Combo of Screening Mammography, Supplemental 3D ABUS May Serve Women with Dense Breasts Better, Research Suggests

HealthImaging (6/1, Pearson) reports, “Women with dense breasts are significantly better served when imaged with a combination of screening mammography and supplemental 3D automated breast ultrasound (ABUS) than when they’re imaged with screening mammography alone,” a study published in the June issue of the American Journal of Roentgenology suggests. The study found that the “combo catches significantly more cancers than its solo counterpart, and it does so without driving up recalls and false positives.” 

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