FAQs: Accelerated Breast MRI

The results of an Accelerated Breast MRI, an important scan for women who are at high risk for breast cancer.

FAQs: Accelerated Breast MRI Want to learn more about an Accelerated Breast MRI™, also known as abbreviated breast MRI? Here are the answers to some commonly asked questions: Is an MRI an Effective Breast Cancer Screening Tool? An MRI uses radio waves and magnets that generate detailed images of the soft tissues inside the breast. […]

When a Second Opinion Is Needed on Your Imaging Scan

A healthcare provider reviews the results of a CT scan, an imaging study that sometimes requires a second opinion.

When a Second Opinion Is Needed on Your Imaging Scan If your doctor suspects that you have a cancerous tumor, a CT scan can reveal important details about the location of the mass, as well as its shape and size. This diagnostic option does not require any surgery and can be done in a relatively […]

Dense Breast Tissue and Your Mammogram

Did you know that, in 2019, U.S. Congress directed the Food and Drug Administration to require providers to include breast density information in mammogram reports? Although many states already require providers to do this, the new law will require all health care providers, no matter where, to let you know if your mammogram reveals dense […]