Microvascular blood flow changes in human breast during simulated mammography

David R. Busch, Regine Choe, Turgut Durduran, Wesley B. Baker, Ellen K. Foster, Tiffany A. Averna, Daniel Friedman, Mark A. Rosen, Michael D. Schnall, Arjun G. Yodh

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Abstract

We employ Diffuse Correlation Spectroscopy to measure microvascular blood flow in human breast during mammographic-like compression. Our results suggest that blood flow is reduced significantly by mild and ~90% by mammographic compression.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationBiomedical Optics, BIOMED 2012
PagesJM3A.13
StatePublished - Dec 1 2012
EventBiomedical Optics, BIOMED 2012 - Miami, FL, United States
Duration: Apr 28 2012May 2 2012

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NameBiomedical Optics, BIOMED 2012

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OtherBiomedical Optics, BIOMED 2012
CountryUnited States
CityMiami, FL
Period4/28/125/2/12

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ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biotechnology
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics

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Busch, D. R., Choe, R., Durduran, T., Baker, W. B., Foster, E. K., Averna, T. A., Friedman, D., Rosen, M. A., Schnall, M. D., & Yodh, A. G. (2012). Microvascular blood flow changes in human breast during simulated mammography. In Biomedical Optics, BIOMED 2012 (pp. JM3A.13). (Biomedical Optics, BIOMED 2012).