Breast Imaging / Edition 3

Breast Imaging / Edition 3

by Daniel B. Kopans
     
 

ISBN-10: 0781747686

ISBN-13: 9780781747684

Pub. Date: 10/01/2006

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

Dr. Kopans' best-selling text and reference on breast imaging is now in its thoroughly revised, updated Third Edition. The author combines a complete, superbly illustrated atlas of imaging findings with a comprehensive text that covers all imaging modalities and addresses all aspects of breast imaging—including breast anatomy, histology, physiology, pathology

Overview

Dr. Kopans' best-selling text and reference on breast imaging is now in its thoroughly revised, updated Third Edition. The author combines a complete, superbly illustrated atlas of imaging findings with a comprehensive text that covers all imaging modalities and addresses all aspects of breast imaging—including breast anatomy, histology, physiology, pathology, breast cancer staging, and preoperative localization of occult lesions.

This edition includes state-of-the-art information on a new modality, digital breast tomosynthesis, as well as on digital mammography, MRI, ultrasound, and percutaneous breast biopsy. The book contains more than 2,100 images obtained with the latest technology, including many new mammograms and scans using other imaging modalities.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780781747684
Publisher:
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication date:
10/01/2006
Edition description:
Third Edition
Pages:
1136
Sales rank:
662,925
Product dimensions:
8.90(w) x 11.10(h) x 1.80(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction

Breast Anatomy and Basic Histology, Physiology, and Pathology

A Pathologist's Overview of the Pathology of Breast Disease
Joseph Rabban

The Epidemiology, Etiology, and Survival from Breast Cancer

Screening for Breast Cancer

Radiation Risk

Staging Breast Cancer

Ductal Carcinoma In Situ and Early-Stage Breast Cancer: Detection, Diagnosis, and Prognostic Indicators

Mammography: Equipment and Basic Physics

Quality Assurance and Quality Control
Debra Deibel

Mammographic Positioning

A Systematic Approach to Breast Imaging

Mammography and the Normal Breast

Interpreting the Mammogram

Benign Lesions

Probably Benign Findings Appropriately Managed with Short-Interval Follow-Up

Suspicious Lesions and Lesions with a High Probability of Malignancy

Breast Ultrasound

The Altered Breast: Pregnancy, Lactation, Abscess, Post Biopsy Changes, Mastectomy, Radiation, and Implants

The Male Breast

Magnetic Resonance Imaging of the Breast
Carol A. Hulka and Daniel B. Kopans

Evaluating Women with Lumps, Thickening, Discharge or Pain: Imaging Women With Signs or Symptoms that Might Indicate Breast Cancer

Image Sequencing: Problems and Solutions in Breast Evaluation

Histological, Pathological and Imaging Correlation

Interventional Procedures in the Breast

The Breast Imaging Report: Data Management and the Breast Imaging Audit

The Medical-Legal Problem and Breast Imaging

Digital Mammography

Digital Breast Tomosynthesis

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