Diffuse optical tomography imaging of the hemodynamic response to a breath hold for use in breast cancer detection

Molly L. Flexman, Jacqueline Gunther, Hyun K. Kim, Emerson Lim, Elise Desperito, Randall L. Barbour, Dawn L. Hershman, Andreas H. Hielscher

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    Abstract

    We discuss here a recent study using diffuse optical tomography to make simultaneous dual-breast measurements in 21 subjects during a respiratory challenge. An exponential fit to the transient response differentiates between tumor-bearing and healthy breasts.

    Original languageEnglish (US)
    Title of host publicationBiomedical Optics, BIOMED 2012
    PagesJM3A.69
    StatePublished - 2012
    EventBiomedical Optics, BIOMED 2012 - Miami, FL, United States
    Duration: Apr 28 2012May 2 2012

    Publication series

    NameBiomedical Optics, BIOMED 2012

    Conference

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

    ASJC Scopus subject areas

    • Biotechnology
    • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics

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