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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

Other breast cancer screening tests | American Cancer ...

... 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

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

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 Imaging ...

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