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thermography

[thur-mog-ruh-fee] a method in which heat from the breast is measured and mapped. The resulting image is called a thermogram. This method is not a reliable way to detect breast cancer.

Patrick Swayze

... When it comes to breast cancer, Thermography is a better tool for detection,
than mammography, but because Thermography can detect cancer ...

http://www.cancer.org/aboutus/drlensblog/post/2009/09/15/patrick-swayze.aspx

Don't They Understand "Recommends Against?"

... publichealthtype. 11/23/2009 11:14:59 PM #. Why do most MD as well
as the ACS continue to spew lies about thermography. ...

http://www.cancer.org/aboutus/drlensblog/post/2009/11/20/dont-they-understand-recommends-against.aspx

Mammograms and Other Breast Imaging Tests

... Thermography (thermal imaging) Thermography ... rate. This is why thermography
should not be used as a substitute for mammograms. ...

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

Cancer Glossary

... therapy. thermography Search [thur-mog-ruh-fee]. a method in which
heat from the breast is measured and mapped. The ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/cancerglossary/index.aspx?letter=t

乳癌詞彙乳房解剖圖

... 療法(therapy):用來治療疾病的任何方法。 溫度顯影法(thermography):測量和
顯示乳房溫度的方法。這並不是診測乳癌的可靠 方法。也稱為「熱譜圖」。 ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/content/@healthpromotions/documents/document/acsq-021013.pdf

References

... Fitzgerald A, Berentson-Shaw J, New Zealand Guidelines Group. Thermography
as a screening and diagnostic tool: a systematic review. ...

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

Other breast cancer screening tests

... These include scintimammography, thermography, ductogram, nipple
discharge exam, nipple aspiration, and ductal lavage. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/breastcancer/moreinformation/breastcancerearlydetection/breast-cancer-early-detection-other-screening-tests

What's new in breast cancer research and treatment?

... Several other imaging methods, including thermal imaging (thermography)
are discussed in our document, Mammograms and Other Breast ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/breastcancer/detailedguide/breast-cancer-new-research