This program presents a comprehensive review of the structure and radiographic presentation of the breast. The etiology of breast disease is examined and the latest techniques for cancer diagnosis and staging are presented.
By the end of this program, the participant should be able to:
- Recall the structure and function of the female breast.
- Discuss the various radiographic presentations of breast tissue.
- Recognize histologic characteristics of both normal and diseased breast tissue.
- Explain multiple systems that have been used to classify and grade breast cancers.
The course objectives specifically target mammographers. Other technologists and medical personnel also may benefit from viewing this program.
- Breast Anatomy
- Prognostic Factors
- Hereditary Breast Cancer