In today’s world breast cancer is a very crucial issue among women and with digital mammography women get to be examined by computers which examines their breast tissues and this help to know if they have cancer at an early stage or not.
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. Digital mammography helps in saving time as women will not spend a lot if time in screening and the pictures of screening will be produced immediately.
If a technologist needs a picture of the last screening that he did he can retrieve the picture very easily as it is stored in a safe folder by the digital mammography. Pictures can be transfer from one physician to another physician because the digital mammography stores all the pictures in the same computer that they use to transfer the pictures through. 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.
New technologies platforms are provided by the digital mammography like the CAD software which helps in detecting breast cancer when it is still developing. A patients image is manipulated electronically when they are screened through digital mammography which us better that the film mammography picture which requires a lot of process before having the look of digital picture. A patients money is saved because the digital mammography gives accurate results which will not need the patient to come for tastes repeatedly.