Mammographic Positioning and Special Views
Mammographic positioning techniques should be optimal for cancer detection. Poor positioning lowers cancer detection rates as all of the breast may not be included in the standard views.
KeywordsBreast Tissue Image Receptor Medial Portion Freeze Shoulder Pectoralis Muscle
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