The optical assessment of breast density was effectively performed using time domain 7-wavelength (635-1060 nm) optical mammography. Notwithstanding tissue heterogeneity, BI-RADS categories can be discriminated even with a single point measurement.
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(170.3830) Medical optics and biotechnology : Mammography
(170.6510) Medical optics and biotechnology : Spectroscopy, tissue diagnostics
(170.6920) Medical optics and biotechnology : Time-resolved imaging
P. Taroni, A. Pifferi, G. Quarto, L. Spinelli, A. Torricelli, F. Abbate, N. Balestreri, S. Menna, E. Cassano, and R. Cubeddu, "Optical Assessment of Breast Density and its Dependence on Tissue Heterogeneity," in Biomedical Optics and 3-D Imaging, OSA Technical Digest (Optical Society of America, 2012), paper BW3A.4.