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IMAGING Management

Combining Imaging And Maths in BRIM Breast Cancer Biomarker

2016 04 Jul

A combination of imaging and mathematics can help identify if aggressive treatment is needed when a woman has been diagnosed with early stage breast cancer. The new technology – biomarker ratio imaging microscopy, or BRIM – can identify aggressive forms of ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS), or stage 0 breast cancer, from non-aggressive varieties,... Read more

IMAGING Management

Study: High-Grade DCIS Detection Increases with Age

2015 27 Oct

The mammography detection rate of high-grade ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS) — an early-stage but potentially invasive type of breast cancer — rises with age, with a maximum rate at the oldest assessed age group of 65 to 69 years, according to a new large study published in the journal Radiology. Researchers say the findings highlight the need for more... Read more