3D Digital Mammography System
Screening through mammography is the best way to stay safe when it comes to breast cancer – you know it. But chances are you’ve been putting it off as the very thought of the procedure fills you with apprehension. Relax, you are not alone. Take a survey of just about any group of women and you’ll find they feel the same way!
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3D DIGITAL MAMMOGRAPHY SYSTEM
However, you can now put all your fears to rest with the State-of-the-art 3D Digital Mammography System from GE Healthcare installed at MIOT International, Chennai. This system, available in very few hospitals in India has been designed primarily to give you a painfree experience. Built on an upgradeable platform, which can move from basic screening to advanced diagnostic procedures in a matter of minutes, the system is ideal for first time & repeat screeners as well as those Seeking conclusive diagnoses.
The MIOT Digital Mammography Suite – Zero Stress Zone
From the moment you enter the Suite, you are taken care of by an all-women team. Our expert Radiologist takes you through the procedure while the technologist guides you through the preparations. The state-of-the-art 3D Digital Mammography system then takes over. It auto positions you within seconds even as the ergonomically designed handles and paddles mould your breasts to ensure minimal discomfort during the compression part of the procedure.
The system then senses your breast density and thickness customizes the radiation dose required and delivers an optimized X-ray spectra which penetrates the densest breast region – all in a space of 40 secs.
The Radiologist in the adjoining room is simultaneously viewing the crystal clear 3D images produced on a hi-resolution monitor. There are no films to check as with conventional machines & no need for you to wait. You are free to go!
If the Radiologist has any suspicions of abnormality, you may have to wait for a few quick and stress free procedures that could take an additional 30 minutes. The system with its enhanced features highlights areas of unusual blood flow patterns should there be cause for suspicion. It can identify the precise location and confirm the nature of the lesion with 100% accuracy, all in the same sitting. This leaves you free to seek further treatment, in the shortest possible time. You leave with a conclusive diagnosis & clear direction. Without the Trauma.
Let’s not turn our backs on reality
Breast Cancer. The fastest growing cancer in the country today. Accounts for 1 in 3 women with cancer in Chennai and high incidence in women in the 40 – 60 yrs age segment. Scary facts, no doubt. But there’s good news too. Early detection not only saves precious lives but also helps conserve the breast, giving you the best chance for a normal life. At MIOT we believe in catching it early – so here’s your chance to take charge of your health.
Breast Cancer Symptoms:
- Painless lump in the breast
- Change in the size or shape of the breast
- Dimpling of the skin or thickening in the breast tissue
- A nipple that’s turned in (inverted)
- Discharge from the nipple
- Swelling or lump in the armpit