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BREAST IMAGING Table of Contents   
Year : 2009  |  Volume : 19  |  Issue : 3  |  Page : 242-247
Ultrasound characterization of breast masses


Dr Gokhale's Sonography clinic, Indore, India

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Sudheer Gokhale
53 Wasudevnagar, Indore, 452004
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DOI: 10.4103/0971-3026.54878

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A lump in the breast is a cause of great concern. High frequency, high-resolution USG helps in its evaluation. This is exemplified in women with dense breast tissue where USG is useful in detecting small breast cancers that are not seen on mammography. Several studies in the past have addressed the issue of differentiating benign from malignant lesions in the breast. The American College of Radiology has also brought out a BIRADS-US classification system for categorizing focal breast lesions.


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