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radiologist

[ray-dee-AH-luh-jist] a doctor with special training in diagnosis of diseases by interpreting or reading x-rays and other types of imaging tests; for example, CT and MRI scans. See also imaging tests, x-ray.

The MRI Dilemma: Is It A Better Screening Tool?

... Few radiologists want to be left behind when it comes to ... any primary care
physician or gynecologist who ignores a radiologist's recommendation for ...

http://www.cancer.org/aboutus/drlensblog/post/2009/04/10/the-mri-dilemma-is-it-a-better-screening-tool.aspx

How Is the ACS Involved in Breast Cancer Research?

... Evaluating factors that influence the way radiologists interpret (read)
mammograms, developing a test to identify radiologists that could benefit from ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/breastcancer/moreinformation/how-is-acs-involved-in-breast-cancer-research

Mammograms | American Cancer Society

... white image of the breast tissue either on a large sheet of film or as a digital
computer image that is “read,” or interpreted, by a radiologist (a doctor ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/breastcancer/moreinformation/breastcancerearlydetection/breast-cancer-early-detection-acs-recs-mammograms

Mammograms and Other Breast Imaging Tests

... matter what kind of x-ray image is taken – film or electronic – it's interpreted
(or “read”) by a doctor, most often a radiologist. Radiologists are doctors ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/cid/documents/webcontent/003178-pdf.pdf

Screening - Page 7

... Few radiologists want to be left behind when it comes to ... any primary care
physician or gynecologist who ignores a radiologist's recommendation for ...

http://www.cancer.org/aboutus/drlensblog/category/screening.aspx?page=7

November 2007

... They report that in a survey of radiologists and emergency room physicians,
“about 75% of the entire group significantly underestimated the ...

http://www.cancer.org/aboutus/drlensblog/2007/11/default.aspx

How is a mammogram done?

... matter what kind of x-ray image is taken – film or electronic – it's interpreted
(or “read”) by a doctor, most often a radiologist. Radiologists are doctors ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/understandingyourdiagnosis/examsandtestdescriptions/mammogramsandotherbreastimagingprocedures/mammograms-and-other-breast-imaging-procedures-having-a-mammogram

How is a mammogram done?

... matter what kind of x-ray image is taken – film or electronic – it's interpreted
(or “read”) by a doctor, most often a radiologist. Radiologists are doctors ...

http://www.cancer.org/healthy/findcancerearly/examandtestdescriptions/mammogramsandotherbreastimagingprocedures/mammograms-and-other-breast-imaging-procedures-having-a-mammogram

Should MRIs Be Used To Screen For Breast Cancer?

... When they applied these criteria in a study where women had both an MRI
and a mammogram—and where the radiologists who were reading the ...

http://www.cancer.org/aboutus/drlensblog/post/2007/08/09/should-mris-be-used-to-screen-for-breast-cancer.aspx