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The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Friday approved the first X-ray mammography device that provides three-dimensional (3-D) images of the breast for breast cancer screening and diagnosis.

FDA approves first 3-D mammography imaging system

11/Feb/2011

"Physicians can now access this unique and innovative 3-D technology that could significantly enhance existing diagnosis and treatment approaches," said Jeffrey Shuren, M.D., J.D., director of the FDA’s Center for Devices and Radiological Health.

Source: FDA