Optical assessment of breast density and its dependence on tissue heterogeneity

Paola Taroni, Antonio Pifferi, Giovanna Quarto, Lorenzo Spinelli, Alessandro Torricelli, Francesca Abbate, Nicola Balestreri, Simona Menna, Enrico Cassano, Rinaldo Cubeddu

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Abstract

The optical assessment of breast density was effectively performed using time domain 7-wavelength (635-1060 nm) optical mammography. Notwithstanding tissue heterogeneity, BIRADS categories can be discriminated even with a single point measurement.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationBiomedical Optics, BIOMED 2012
Publication statusPublished - 2012
EventBiomedical Optics, BIOMED 2012 - Miami, FL, United States
Duration: Apr 28 2012May 2 2012

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

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Mammography
breast
wavelengths
Breast Density

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biotechnology
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics

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Taroni, P., Pifferi, A., Quarto, G., Spinelli, L., Torricelli, A., Abbate, F., ... Cubeddu, R. (2012). Optical assessment of breast density and its dependence on tissue heterogeneity. In Biomedical Optics, BIOMED 2012

Optical assessment of breast density and its dependence on tissue heterogeneity. / Taroni, Paola; Pifferi, Antonio; Quarto, Giovanna; Spinelli, Lorenzo; Torricelli, Alessandro; Abbate, Francesca; Balestreri, Nicola; Menna, Simona; Cassano, Enrico; Cubeddu, Rinaldo.

Biomedical Optics, BIOMED 2012. 2012.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Taroni, P, Pifferi, A, Quarto, G, Spinelli, L, Torricelli, A, Abbate, F, Balestreri, N, Menna, S, Cassano, E & Cubeddu, R 2012, Optical assessment of breast density and its dependence on tissue heterogeneity. in Biomedical Optics, BIOMED 2012. Biomedical Optics, BIOMED 2012, Miami, FL, United States, 4/28/12.
Taroni P, Pifferi A, Quarto G, Spinelli L, Torricelli A, Abbate F et al. Optical assessment of breast density and its dependence on tissue heterogeneity. In Biomedical Optics, BIOMED 2012. 2012
Taroni, Paola ; Pifferi, Antonio ; Quarto, Giovanna ; Spinelli, Lorenzo ; Torricelli, Alessandro ; Abbate, Francesca ; Balestreri, Nicola ; Menna, Simona ; Cassano, Enrico ; Cubeddu, Rinaldo. / Optical assessment of breast density and its dependence on tissue heterogeneity. Biomedical Optics, BIOMED 2012. 2012.
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