Breast Ultrasound

by Ashok Khurana, Rahul Sachdev, Manjula Handa Virmani

The book titled “Step by Step Breast Ultrasound” dicusses Breast Ultrasound, which has advanced massively in the last five years, both in quantity and quality. This book serves as a guide for all health care professionals dealing with breast imaging. The secondary imaging, which is used to further characterize all mammographic lesions, is ultrasound. It is also used in patients with clinical abnormalities, which are not seen in mammography. The book has 4 sections divided into 20 chapters. Section 1 focuses on introduction and brief history of Breast Ultrasound; Section 2 deals with technical aspects such as equipment considerations, recent technical developments, anatomical considerations, patient positioning, scanning techniques, echogenecity, annotating lesion location, reporting and communication and interventional procedures; section 3 contains chapters on benign and malignant lesions and also its development, evaluation, assessment, cystic lesions and complex cystic lesions; finally Section 4 deals with post-treatment evaluation.

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Book Detail

Author Author's Affiliation
1. Khurana Ashok
The Ultrasound Lab, Centre for Advanced Imaging Research Studies, New Delhi, India
Institute of Fertility Fulfilment and Research, New Delhi
HERLEV Hospital, Denmark; The Ultrasound Lab, New Delhi, India
The Ultrasound Lab, New Delhi, India
2. Sachdev Rahul
Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Edison, New Jersey, USA
BR Diagnostics, New Delhi, India
3. Virmani Manjula Handa American Board Radiology; USA
ISBN 9788180615993
Speciality Obstetrics and Gynecology, Radiology and Nuclear Medicine
DOI 10.5005/jp/books/10795
Edition 1/e
Publishing Year 2006
Pages 180
Book Type Professional


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