By Alexander N. Sencha

This booklet is dedicated to the analysis and remedy of male breast pathology. It presents a entire evaluate of present ideas for the analysis of breast malignancies in males, with a spotlight on imaging modalities. Ultrasound of male breast abnormalities is mentioned specifically intensity, however the roles of alternative imaging innovations, genetic checks, and interventional diagnostic modalities also are rigorously coated. distinctive recognition is paid to differential analysis of malignant and benign lesions, and an important benign breast ailments are defined and illustrated with fine quality photos. a distinct bankruptcy analyzes therapy approach in males with breast malignancies and rules of follow-up after breast surgical procedure. person chapters also are dedicated to the prognosis of recurrent melanoma and melanoma metastases. This up to date and richly illustrated e-book will curiosity and support experts in ultrasound diagnostics, radiologists, oncologists, and surgeons.​

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2004). The majority of publications on breast carcinoma in men are based on rather small clinical groups. Few authors have published surveys with more than 100 cases. Scientific works with a large number of patients analyze the data of several medical institutions or review the literature. This substantially complicates the analysis because of the heterogeneity of the data. The first large works were published by Yamamoto in 1911 (167 cases) and Wainwright in 1927 (418 cases). Later, metaanalyses of large numbers of cases appeared in 1959 from Treves et al.

5). The wide choice of US technologies and options with different frequencies of US scanning provide detailed images of breast structures and facilitate daily practice. High contrast and spatial resolution, and complex analysis of various US technologies permits easier and more effective data collection. 1 of automatic image optimization based on signal preprocessing allows balancing of the effects of tissue heterogeneity, to differentiate and suppress noise and artifacts. N. Sencha et al. a b c d e f g h Fig.

The detection of calcifications of any character on a male mammogram is a bad sign. It is necessary to note that calcifications in men, unlike in women, are always observed in the tumoral mass. Haylenko et al. (2005) reported microcalcifications in 33 % of cases 4 Ultrasound of Male Breast Cancer 49 of breast cancer and note that this sign has a high specificity in women. According to Zabolotskaya (2006), microcalcifications are reported in 65 % of intraductal breast carcinomas in women. Breast carcinoma can be bilateral in 3–15 % of cases.

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