Digital mammography is a way of knowing if a woman has cancer in a digital way and if the cancer is at an early stage or not as it uses computers to examine her breast tissues and get instant results.
When women go for mammography in a digital way, their tissues are able to be examined and show the slightly differences between them that cannot be seen with bare eyes as the technologists can adjust darkness and light when the test is done. The lower dosage or radiation that the digital mammography uses takes more film on the breast thus showing the smaller parts of the breast which gives more and accurate. If you go for screening through the digital mammography you will spend less time in it and you will not need to go back for examination because the technologist will have clear pictures immediately.
Digital mammography have the ability to keep the digital images easily in a safer folder and it van be easily retrieved when their need arises again so the patients will not have to undergo another screening. Patients are not required to undergo another screening if their images are needed as the digital mammography can store the digital pictures easily in a safe folder and the pictures can be easily retrieved when in need. Digital mammography enables the transmission of images from one physician to another be an easy thing as the images are found easily and they don’t need to be taken anywhere before transmission. Physician get to work within a short period of time as they get to do their work in a digital way in that if one physician needs the pictures from screening they do get it easily. When the cancer is at early stage it is curable when the patient takes the right drugs and she will not have to undergo chemotherapy after the digital mammography has proven the cancer to be at an early stage.
All women who go for breast screening through the digital mammography are in a position to know their cancer health status and those who were in doubt get their peace of mind. If a woman has cancer and undergoes medication her lifespan is increased and to know if one has cancer it is important to undergo screening through digital mammography. Physicians” ability to detect small tumor if their patients cancers are still small through the digital mammography hence giving the patient more treatment options.
Digital mammography provides new platforms for new technologies which helps in detecting early stage hence saving lives of the patients of the breast cancer like the CAD software. Digital mammography has the ability to manipulate the image of the patient electronically unlike the fil mammography which uses a special detector to capture and convert the x-ray energy into a digital image. When a patient uses digital mammography she will be in a position to get real and accurate result also she will be saving a lot of money because she will not be required to come for and screening over and over again.