Tomosynthesis

Elastographic Tomosynthesis from X-ray Strain Imaging of Breast Cancer

Elastographic Tomosynthesis from X-ray Strain Imaging of Breast Cancer

Author(s): Corey Sutphin, Eric Olson, Yuichi Motai, Suk Jin Lee, Jae G. Kim, Kazuaki Takabe
Elastographic Tomosynthesis from X-ray Strain Imaging of Breast Cancer 780 435 IEEE Journal of Translational Engineering in Health and Medicine (JTEHM)

Noncancerous breast tissue and cancerous breast tissue have different elastic properties. In particular, cancerous breast tumors are stiff when compared to the noncancerous surrounding tissue. This difference in elasticity can…

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