Specialty Imaging Breast MRI: A Comprehensive Imaging Guide

Specialty Imaging Breast MRI: A Comprehensive Imaging Guide

ISBN-10:
193188417X
ISBN-13:
9781931884174
Pub. Date:
11/10/2009
Publisher:
Amirsys, Incorporated

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Overview

Specialty Imaging Breast MRI: A Comprehensive Imaging Guide

Breast MRI: A Comprehensive Imaging Guide is one of the latest titles in Amirsys's Specialty Imaging series. It showcases over 1,000 high-quality images relevant to a wide range of breast health issues, making this the ultimate breast imaging reference. Each of the most important diagnoses is thoroughly illustrated, cataloging not only classic but also variant appearances found in the breast. Concise captions and carefully placed labels help make each image informative for both the expert and novice radiologist. Succinct, bulleted text provides essential information on terminology, anatomy-based imaging issues, MR features, differential diagnosis, and clinical considerations.

Breast MRI: A Comprehensive Imaging Guide will undoubtedly find a prominent place on the bookshelves of anyone involved in breast imaging.

An eBook online companion offers fully searchable text.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781931884174
Publisher: Amirsys, Incorporated
Publication date: 11/10/2009
Pages: 700
Product dimensions: 8.70(w) x 11.10(h) x 1.20(d)

Table of Contents

INTRODUCTION AND OVERVIEW

Indications

Technical Considerations and Artifacts

BI-RADS Lexicon, Interpretation, Final Assessment

Kinetic Curves

Imaging Follow-Up and Recommendations

ENHANCEMENT PATTERNS AND MORPHOLOGY

Mass Enhancement Morphology

Mass Shape

Mass Shape: Round/Oval

Mass Shape: Lobulated

Mass Shape: Irregular

Mass Margins

Mass Margins: Smooth

Mass Margins: Irregular

Mass Margins: Spiculated

Mass Internal Enhancement

Mass Internal Enhancement: Homogeneous

Mass Internal Enhancement: Heterogeneous

Rim Enhancement

Nonenhancing Internal Septations

Enhancing Septations and Central Enhancement

Non-Mass-Like Enhancement (NMLE)

Focus/Foci

Focus/Foci of Enhancement

Distribution

NMLE: Focal Area

NMLE: Ductal/Linear

NMLE: Segmental

NMLE: Regional and Multiple Regions

NMLE: Diffuse, Background Enhancement

Internal Enhancement Patterns

NMLE: Heterogeneous

NMLE: Clumped

NMLE: Other Patterns

ASSOCIATED FINDINGS

Findings Associated with Malignancy

Lymphadenopathy

Nipple and Skin Findings

Pectoralis Muscle/Chest Wall Invasion

Frequently Encountered Benign Findings

Pre-Contrast High T1 and/or T2 Signal

Hormone Effects

ALTERED STATES

Post-Treatment/Intervention

Tumor Response to Primary Chemotherapy

Post-Lumpectomy and Radiation Changes

Lumpectomy with Positive Margins

Reconstruction Flaps

Implants and Cosmetic Injection

Implants, Silicone and Saline

Cosmetic Injection

NEWER DEVELOPMENTS IN BREAST MRI

Spectroscopy

Spectroscopy of the Breast

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