By Aristida Colan-Georges
This atlas describes and illustrates a unique process, known as complete breast ultrasonography (FBU), that represents a problem to traditional breast imaging prognosis. The insurance encompasses exam method, diagnostic standards, the imaging positive factors of a large choice of lesions, and position in follow-up. FBU consists of anatomic ultrasound scanning in keeping with the ductal echography procedure proposed by means of Michel Teboul, supplemented by way of Doppler and real-time sonoelastography. The procedure bargains a number of benefits. in comparison with MRI it has a cheaper price, wider availability, greater answer, and more desirable correlation with anatomy. in comparison with mammography it has some great benefits of absence of irradiation and soreness, applicability in all instances, and higher total accuracy. moreover, the standardized means of acquisition and interpretation signifies that it's compatible as a screening try, not like vintage ultrasonography. FBU is acceptable in ultrasound BI-RADS overview and is of price in depicting either benign and malignant stipulations. it may be instructed as a first-line approach to analysis and for the follow-up of taken care of breasts, whatever the patient’s age, intercourse, or actual situation.