Accession Number : ADA332858

Title :   Color and Power Doppler Imaging for Measuring Microvessel Density in Breast Tumors

Descriptive Note : Annual rept 15 Jul 96-14 Jul 97

Corporate Author : PENNSYLVANIA UNIV PHILADELPHIA

Personal Author(s) : Sehgal, Chandra

PDF Url : ADA332858

Report Date : AUG 1997

Pagination or Media Count : 15

Abstract : We believe ultrasound imaging, which allows direct visualization of blood vessels, is a strong candidate to achieve this goal. The purpose of this study is to determine the potential of Doppler ultrasound imaging in evaluating vascularity of the breast in patients with suspicious masses.

Descriptors :   *OPTICAL IMAGES, *DOPPLER SYSTEMS, *BREAST CANCER, NEOPLASMS, ULTRASONICS, BLOOD VESSELS, HISTOLOGY, MAMMARY GLANDS, RADIOLOGY, SONOGRAMS.

Subject Categories : Medicine and Medical Research
      Acoustics
      Optics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE