Importance Of Digital Mammography

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Digital mammography is a way of knowing if a woman has cancer in a digital way and if the cancer is at an early stage or not as it uses computers to examine her breast tissues and get instant results, click for more details here.

When women go for mammography in a digital way, their tissues are able to be examined and show the slightly differences between them that cannot be seen with bare eyes as the technologists can adjust darkness and light when the test is done. Digital mammography enables the smaller areas of the breast to be viewed easily as it uses lower dosage of radiation hence taking more film on the breast which will enable the technologist to know if there is cancer or not. If you go for screening through the digital mammography you will spend less time in it and you will not need to go back for examination because the technologist will have clear pictures immediately.

If a technologist needs a picture of the last screening that he did he can retrieve the picture very easily as it is stored in a safe folder by the digital mammography. Pictures can be transfer from one physician to another physician because the digital mammography stores all the pictures in the same computer that they use to transfer the pictures through. When the cancer is at early stage it is curable when the patient takes the right drugs and she will not have to undergo chemotherapy after the digital mammography has proven the cancer to be at an early stage.

If you think that you have cancer go for digital mammography as it will give you the accurate results and enable you know your cancer status. Do not try and take any drugs only because you suspect you have cancer just go for digital mammography as it will increase your lifespan because you will be given medication by the physician if it is true you have cancer. Physicians” ability to detect small tumor if their patients cancers are still small through the digital mammography hence giving the patient more treatment options.
Early stage of breast cancer can be easily detected by software like CAD which its platform is created by digital mammography and thus helps in saving life of a patient. The film mammography takes long to produce a digital picture as it needs a special detector to capture and convent x-ray energy to digital picture than the digital mammography which manipulates the picture electronically. A patients money is saved because the digital mammography gives accurate results which will not need the patient to come for tastes repeatedly.
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