Why to be done?
It takes years for a tumor to grow thus the earliest possible indication of abnormality is needed to allow for the earliest possible treatment and intervention. Digital thermal imaging role in monitoring breast health is to help in early detection and monitoring of abnormal physiology .also for women at all ages who, for many reasons, are enable to undergo routine mammography .
Who to be scanned ?
All women : can benefit from Digital Thermal imaging Breast Screening .However, it is especially appropriate for younger women (30-50)whose denser breast tissue makes it more difficult for mammography to be effective .Also for women of all ages who, for many reasons ,are unable to undergo routine mammography .This test can provide a clinical marker to the doctor or mammography that a specific area of the breast needs particularly close examination.