Retrospective study assessing the role of MRI in the diagnostic procedures for early breast carcinoma: A correlation of new foci in the MRI with tumor pathological features Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Breast Neoplasms
  • Carcinoma, Ductal, Breast
  • Carcinoma, Intraductal, Noninfiltrating
  • Carcinoma, Lobular
  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging

abstract

  • MRI detected additional disease in 39 % cases, requiring an additional biopsy 20 %. Tumors with high proliferative index were significantly correlated with the detection of new foci in MRI.

publication date

  • January 2013

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1007/s12094-012-0899-7

PubMed ID

  • 22872518

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 205

end page

  • 10

volume

  • 15

number

  • 3