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Using Volumetric Breast Density to Quantify the Potential Masking Risk of Mammographic Density

Quantitative breast density is a more precise measure of masking risk that visual estimation

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The Short-Term Effect of Weight Loss Surgery on Volumetric Breast Density and Fibroglandular Volume

Weight loss surgery leads to significant changes in mammographic measures.

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The role of blood tests in monitoring breast cancer

Sensitivity increases with tumour burden and later stage disease


Volumetric breast density measurement: sensitivity analysis of a relative physics approach

The robustness of automated breast density assessment to imaging errors.

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Consistency of breast density categories in serial screening mammograms: A comparison between automated and human assessment

A computerized density measure provides more consistent readings than radiologists

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Variation in Mammographic Breast Density Assessments Among Radiologists in Clinical Practice

Radiologist-assessed breast density is associated with considerable variation.

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13th International Workshop on Breast Imaging (IWDM) 2016

Malmö hosts international experts in breast imaging technologies.

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Very low breast density and worse prognosis for invasive breast cancer—what’s going on?

Very low breast density is associated with more aggressive tumours and reduced survival.

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Review: Association of infertility and fertility treatment with mammographic density in a large screening-based cohort of women: a cross-sectional study

Infertility and fertility treatments may be associated with larger amounts of dense fibroglandular tissue in the breast

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Review: Supplemental Breast Cancer Screening with MBI for Women With Dense Breast Tissue

Molecular breast imaging provides a promising avenue for supplemental screening for women with dense breasts

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