Lake Medical Imaging Blog
What Breast Density Means to You
Learn about breast density, and why additional imaging tests are sometimes recommended for women with dense breasts.
Our FDA-approved Automated Breast Ultrasound System (ABUS) by GE Healthcare has the potential to enhance the sensitivity of screenings for breast cancer in women with dense breasts. Having dense breasts is a benign condition affecting about 40 percent of women. This matters in screening because dense breast glands can possibly obscure tumors. Watch the video to learn how we’ve supplemented our 3D mammography with this advanced ultrasound technology to improve breast cancer detection in women with dense breasts.