Published in Cancer Weekly, January 15th, 2002
After comparing the Doppler indices of several women with and without breast cancer, doctors at the University of Vienna in Austria have proclaimed ultrasound can give useful assessments of breast status with a specificity of more than 90%. A report of their study was issued in the journal Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology.
The study looked at two major arteries leading to the breast, the lateral thoracic artery, which investigators also called the...
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