Breast Cancer Screening and Diagnosis

A Synopsis

  • Mahesh K Shetty

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiv
  2. Kristen Mahoney Shannon, Anu Chittenden
    Pages 1-21
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  4. Tamara Ortiz-Perez, Alfred B. Watson Jr.
    Pages 37-63
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  9. Riham H. El Khouli, Michael A. Jacobs, Katarzyna J. Macura
    Pages 181-200
  10. Nan M. Garrett, Candace E. Roberts, Karen E. Gerlach, Mahesh K. Shetty
    Pages 233-262
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  12. H. Carisa Le-Petross, Abigail S. Caudle
    Pages 301-314
  13. Karla Arabela Sepulveda, Lilian O. Ebuoma
    Pages 315-392
  14. Sarah M. DeSnyder, Kelly K. Hunt
    Pages 393-409
  15. Stamatia Destounis, Renee Morgan, Andrea Arieno
    Pages 411-426
  16. Mary S. Newell, Anna I. Holbrook
    Pages 427-448
  17. Back Matter
    Pages 449-458

About this book


This book presents the current trends and practices in breast imaging. Topics include mammographic interpretation; breast ultrasound; breast MRI; management of the symptomatic breast in young, pregnant, and lactating women; breast intervention with imaging pathological correlation; the postoperative breast; and current and emerging technologies in breast imaging. It emphasizes the importance of fostering a multidisciplinary approach in the diagnosis and treatment of breast diseases. Featuring more than 800 high-resolution images and showcasing contributions from leading authorities in the screening, diagnosis, and management of the breast cancer patient, Breast Cancer Screening and Diagnosis is a valuable resource for radiologists, oncologists, and surgeons.

 Mahesh K. Shetty is a Clinical Professor of Radiology at Baylor College of Medicine and the chief physician at the Woman’s Center for Breast Care & MRI at The Woman’s Hospital of Texas.


breast, cancer, screening, ultrasound, MRI

Editors and affiliations

  • Mahesh K Shetty
    • 1
  1. 1.The Woman's Hospital of TexasWomen's Department of Radiology,Baylor College of Medicine, Centre for Breast Care and MRI.HoustonUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media New York 2015
  • Publisher Name Springer, New York, NY
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4939-1266-7
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4939-1267-4
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