Very small breasts and the mammogram:
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Barbara Seabolt Comparison of acquisition parameters and breast dose in digital mammography and screen-film mammography in the American College of Radiology Imaging Network Digital Mammographic Imaging Screening trial. Men are often referred for mammograms if a breast abnormality is detected by their physician. Volpara software was also used to determine breast volume and dense tissue volume, which were used to compute percent dense volume.
While mammography does involve breast compression , which may be temporarily uncomfortable for some women, the procedure should not be significantly painful for any patient. Measurements of force and pressure in relation to the breast volume. This leads to a higher false positive rate, and lower specificity and positive predictive value.