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.
Digital mammography enables the technologists to see slightly differences between the tissues of the breast after they have completed the test by adjusting light and darkness also magnify and contrast the tissues. 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. As a patient using the digital mammography for screening you will not have to go back to for examinations as the technologists will be able to produce clear pictures immediately and you will spend less time in screening.
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. Digital mammography reduces the patient undergoing chemotherapy as it will be able to detect cancer at its early stage of which the physician will give the patient medication to kill the cancer.
If you think that you have cancer go for digital mammography as it will give you the accurate results and enable you know your cancer status. Digital mammography reduces the chances of women dying from cancer because it will enable the women to know if they have cancer or not and if they have the physician will administer them with medications. A woman who has cancer infections gets to have more medical treatment option from the physical as the digital mammography give the physician ability to detect small tumors if the cancer is still at early stage.
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. The film mammography takes long to produce a digital picture as it needs a special detector to capture and convent x-ray energy to digital picture than the digital mammography which manipulates the picture electronically. A patients money is saved because the digital mammography gives accurate results which will not need the patient to come for tastes repeatedly.