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Prospective Implementation of DBT Continues to Provide Encouraging Data

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Background: Digital breast tomosynthesis (DBT) has been designed to specifically address the problems with 2D mammography, specifically superimposition of fibroglandular tissue obscuring an abnormality. Until now, most studies have shown that DBT may reduce the recall rate and false-positive rate with concomitant increase in cancer detection rate. The majority of the previous study designs consisted of observational studies, simulated reader studies, and retrospective reviews. Obje more...
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