Can scintimammography reduce `unnecessary' biopsies?

Flanagan, Deidre A.; Gladding, Sandy B.; Lovell, F. Raymer
July 1998
American Surgeon;Jul1998, Vol. 64 Issue 7, p670
Academic Journal
Evaluates the efficacy of 99Tc-sestamibi prone scintimammography (SMM) in diagnosing or eliminating breast cancer at a municipal teaching hospital in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Rates of sensitivity and specificity; Results of scintimammography and pathologic correlation; Comparison of patient populations between studies.


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