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Scientists have developed a new technology, breast tomosynthesis, which has been shown in clinical studies to be superior to digital mammography1 breast tomosynthesis. At mass general imaging, breast tomosynthesis plus digital mammography is standard protocol for all screening mammograms breast cancer screening by specialists. Digital breast tomosynthesis (also known as 3d mammography) uses x-rays and three-dimensional technology to diagnose breast abnormalities and help physicians treat. Mammography mammography remains the gold standard test for the detection of breast cancer, and full-field digital mammography (ffdm) is widely accepted as the best.
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3d mammography is the state of the art screening and diagnostic breast imaging tool to improve the early detection of breast cancer it is covered by aetna, cigna. Digital breast tomosynthesis (dbt) is an imaging technique that allows a volumetric reconstruction of the whole breast from a finite number of low-dose two. Digital breast tomosynthesis why digital tomosynthesis in full-field digital mammography, normal overlapping breast tissue can often obscure cancer lesions thereby.