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What does MBI stand for?

MBI stands for Molecular Breast Imaging (medical test)

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Ionizing breast imaging modalities include Mammography, 3D Breast Tomosynthesis, Cone beam Computed Tomography (CBCT), Positron Emission Mammography (PEM), Molecular Breast Imaging (MBI), Positron Emission Tomography (PET) and Breast Specific Gamma Imaging (BSGI).
The company's future prospects also received a boost this past spring from a Mayo Clinic study that concluded its molecular breast imaging technology could detect invasive carcinomas and help evaluate both the extent of the disease and the presence of multifocal disease for surgical treatment planning.
Molecular breast imaging (MBI) is also less labor intensive for breast cancer screening than is ultrasound, and is much less expensive than MRI, according to Dr.
Dilon's cornerstone product, the Dilon 6800, is a high-resolution, small field-of-view gamma camera, optimized to perform Breast-Specific Gamma Imaging (BSGI), a molecular breast imaging procedure that images the metabolic activity of breast lesions through radiotracer uptake.