New Devices Aim to Catch Breast Cancer Sooner

While most women are familiar with the traditional mammogram used to detect breast cancer, a new technology has made it possible to find cancer earlier. Duke University has the only SPECT-CT machine in the world, which produces three-dimensional pictures inside a woman's breast. Scientist Martin Tornai said the machine has the ability to see smaller things than a conventional mammogram. It even sees a lesion on a patient's chest wall, which is a much harder place for a mammogram to...Full Story
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