Drs. Elizabeth Morris and Laura Liberman, two rising stars in breast MRI from the Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, edited this superbly illustrated practical guide. Introductory chapters are devoted to diagnosis and cover the basics of performing breast MRI exams, setting up a breast MR program, and understanding clinical indications. Additional chapters discuss breast interventional procedures. A diagnostic atlas completes the volume. Radiologists, residents, and fellows will benefit from this guide's thorough examination of image interpretation, which highlights pitfalls that specialists must recognize.Patient Fact Card Breast MRI INTRODUCTION MRI, magnetic resonance imaging, is a diagnostic procedure to view areas of the body without using X-rays . Magnetic fields and radiowaves are used to detect the size and location of tumorsanbsp;...
|Author||:||Elizabeth Morris (MD.), Laura Liberman|
|Publisher||:||Springer Science & Business Media - 2005-04-26|