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Abstract #1479

Accuracy of Longest Diameter Measurements of Ductal Carcinoma in Situ: A Comparison Study Between MRI and X-Ray Mammography

Martin D. Pickles1, Peter Gibbs1, Lindsay W. Turnbull1

1Centre for MR Investigations, University of Hull, Hull, East Yorkshire, United Kingdom

Re-operation rates post breast conserving surgery for DCIS pose a significant healthcare burden. Accurate estimation of DCIS extent should minimize re-operation rates. The aim of this study was to compare the accuracy of DCIS extent measurements from both x-ray mammography and MRI.