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Positron emission mammography

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Positron emission mammography

Positron emission mammography

Positron emission mammography is a modality used to detect breast cancer.[1]

It is approved for patients with a history of breast cancer.[2]


  1. ^ "Clinical imaging characteristics of the positron emission mammography camera: PEM Flex Solo II". J. Nucl. Med. 50 (10): 1666–75. October 2009.  
  2. ^ Tartar, Marie; Comstock, Christopher E.; Kipper, Michael S. (2008). Breast cancer imaging: a multidisciplinary, multimodality approach. Elsevier Health Sciences. pp. 88–.  

 This article incorporates public domain material from the U.S. National Cancer Institute document "Dictionary of Cancer Terms".

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