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Overview page. Subjects: Medicine and Health.

adj. possessing the ability to respond to a stimulus. The cells of the retina, for example, are sensitive to the stimulus of light and respond by sending nerve impulses to the...

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Breast MRI Overview: Imaging Techniques and Equipment, Clinical Uses, Image Interpretation

Pragya Dang and Constance D. Lehman.

in Breast Imaging

January 2018; p ublished online March 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Radiology; Clinical Radiology. 5137 words.

Contrast-enhanced breast MRI is a highly sensitive modality for early detection and diagnosis of breast cancer, particularly in high-risk populations. It has also been shown to be superior...

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Ductography

Susan C. Harvey.

in Breast Imaging

January 2018; p ublished online March 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Radiology; Clinical Radiology. 2084 words.

Ductography or galactography is a technique used in the diagnostic workup of unilateral, single duct, spontaneous, and bloody or clear nipple discharge. Mammographic imaging with...

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Tuberculosis

Sonia L. Betancourt.

in Chest Imaging

July 2019; p ublished online August 2019 .

Chapter. Subjects: Radiology; Clinical Radiology; Respiratory Medicine and Pulmonology. 1579 words.

Tuberculosis (TB) is an airborne infection caused by Mycobacterium tuberculosis, an obligate aerobe, nonmotile, non-spore-forming bacillus. TB is a major cause of morbidity and mortality...

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