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Synonyms for breast

Synonyms for breast

the seat of a person's innermost emotions and feelings

Synonyms for breast

the front of the trunk from the neck to the abdomen

either of two soft fleshy milk-secreting glandular organs on the chest of a woman

meat carved from the breast of a fowl

the part of an animal's body that corresponds to a person's chest

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meet at breast level

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reach the summit (of a mountain)

confront bodily

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James Kinsella will primarily use MBI with patients who have dense breast tissue where MBI greatly increases cancer detection rates, while decreasing the number of unnecessary biopsies.
ACOG goes on to encourage clinicians to comply with applicable state laws, and support further research on the topics but as of this writing, ACOG does not recommend use of alternative tests for dense breast tissue detected on screening mammography.
Interestingly, those respondents in the United States, United Kingdom, Australia and Japan were least aware of any links between dense breast tissue and increased breast cancer risk (19%, 9%, 13%, and 2%, respectively).
Recent research however has found higher concentrations of parabens in human breast tissue than were previously thought to exist and additionally has demonstrated that combinations of parabens at no-observed-effect concentrations can give measurable oestrogenic responses in cell culture.
Breast tissue is modification of sweat glands and is derived from downward migration of ectoderm into the underlying mesenchyme.
It is the only ultrasound device approved for breast cancer screening in the United States, Canada and 27 European Union countries as an adjunct to mammography for asymptomatic women with dense breast tissue, U-Systems claims.
Fellow patient Jo Pitt, of Meriden, was never even told the surgeon had left some breast tissue behind.
Relationship between 18F-FDG uptake and breast density in women with normal breast tissue.
These techniques continue to provide a clearer picture of dense breast tissue and are used regularly today as a follow up to an abnormal mammogram.
In the study researchers used FDOT with fluorophore indocyanine green, or ICG, to examine breast tissue.
As women go past the menopause, the glandular tissue in their breast 'involutes' and the breast tissue is increasingly made up of only fat.
Raloxifene is a selective estrogen receptor modulator, specifically developed to maintain beneficial estrogenic activity on bone and lipids and antiestrogenic activity on endometrial and breast tissue.
Said Haslam, "Ideally, we would have access to human breast tissues from different times in development, but it is extremely difficult [to get breast tissue from women who do not have cancer].
If it isn't performed properly, the breast tissue could die and become infected, putting a woman's overall health at risk.
A mammogram of healthy breast tissue recorded on film isn't as clear as a digital mammogram.