Friday, January 18, 2019
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Many incidental findings spotted on MRIs, few turn out to be cancer

Many Incidental Findings Spotted on MRIs, Few Turn Out to Be...

By Lisa Rapaport (Reuters Health)  Many people who get magnetic resonance imaging (MRIs) for a variety of common health problems may get an unexpected cancer scare...
A patient receives a CT scan at an Amiri private hospital in Kabul

Scans Increasingly Catch ‘Incidentalomas’ that Are Rarely Problematic

By Lisa Rapaport (Reuters Health) Advanced imaging tests for many common health problems may catch something else entirely: abnormalities, known as "incidentalomas," that can create...

Breast MRIs May Lead to More Biopsies That Catch Fewer Cancers

By Lisa Rapaport (Reuters Health) Women who get magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) screening tests for breast cancer are more likely to get invasive surgical biopsies...