Advances in breast imaging 3D mammography

Western Connecticut Health Network

Listen to Elizabeth Quigley’s story as one of the first patients in the Norwalk area to use 3D mammography to detect breast cancer. 

Having dense breast can make it more difficult to detect cancer than using routine mammography.  Tomosynthesis, known as 3D mammography, is an advanced screening technology allows for enhanced viewing of the breast with improved capability for spotting small or hard-to-see cancers.