Ian Gardiner, MD, FRCP(C), discusses breast ultrasound for women.
Loading the player...Womens Breast Ultrasounds Ian Gardiner, MD, FRCP(C), discusses breast ultrasound for women.
Featuring Dr. Ian Gardiner, MD, FRCPC, Radiologist
Duration: 32 seconds
Breast ultrasound is a powerful tool that we use to characterize abnormalities that we've found other ways.
So once we've identified a lesion on a mammogram or if a patient comes in with a lump that she or her physician can feel, we use the ultrasound to characterize it, to tell us whether it's cystic or solid, and also to help us plan a biopsy.
Ultrasound is the simplest, easiest, most comfortable way to have a biopsy.
Presenter: Dr. Ian Gardiner, Radiologist, Vancouver, BC
Local Practitioners: Radiologist
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