W A Berg

Summary

Affiliation: University of Maryland
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Multicentric and multifocal cancer: whole-breast US in preoperative evaluation
    W A Berg
    Department of Radiology, Greenebaum Cancer Center, University of Maryland, Baltimore 21201, USA
    Radiology 214:59-66. 2000
  2. ncbi request reprint Cystic lesions of the breast: sonographic-pathologic correlation
    Wendie A Berg
    Department of Radiology and Greenebaum Cancer Center, University of Maryland Medical Center, 419 W Redwood St, Suite 110, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Radiology 227:183-91. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint Does training in the Breast Imaging Reporting and Data System (BI-RADS) improve biopsy recommendations or feature analysis agreement with experienced breast imagers at mammography?
    Wendie A Berg
    Dept of Radiology, Univ of Maryland, 419 W Redwood St, Ste 110, Baltimore 21201, USA
    Radiology 224:871-80. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint Biopsy of amorphous breast calcifications: pathologic outcome and yield at stereotactic biopsy
    W A Berg
    Department of Radiology, Greenebaum Cancer Center, University of Maryland, 419 W Redwood St, Suite 110, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Radiology 221:495-503. 2001
  5. ncbi request reprint Atypical lobular hyperplasia or lobular carcinoma in situ at core-needle breast biopsy
    W A Berg
    Departments of Diagnostic Radiology, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, USA
    Radiology 218:503-9. 2001
  6. ncbi request reprint Fine-needle aspiration biopsy of nonpalpable breast lesions in a multicenter clinical trial: results from the radiologic diagnostic oncology group V
    E D Pisano
    Dept of Radiology, Univ of North Carolina, 101 Manning Dr, 515 Old Infirmary, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7510, USA
    Radiology 219:785-92. 2001
  7. ncbi request reprint Toward a standardized breast ultrasound lexicon, BI-RADS: ultrasound
    E B Mendelson
    Department of Radiology, Western Pennsylvania Hospital, 4800 Friendship Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15224, USA
    Semin Roentgenol 36:217-25. 2001
  8. ncbi request reprint Overview of breast imaging
    W A Berg
    Department of Radiology and Greenebaum Cancer Center, University of Maryland, 419 W Redwood St, Suite 110, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Semin Roentgenol 36:180-6. 2001
  9. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic accuracy of mammography, clinical examination, US, and MR imaging in preoperative assessment of breast cancer
    Wendie A Berg
    American College of Radiology Imaging Network, 301 Merrie Hunt Drive, Lutherville, MD 21093, USA
    Radiology 233:830-49. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Stereotactic and sonographic large-core biopsy of nonpalpable breast lesions: results of the Radiologic Diagnostic Oncology Group V study
    Laurie L Fajardo
    Department of Radiology, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Acad Radiol 11:293-308. 2004

Detail Information

Publications24

  1. ncbi request reprint Multicentric and multifocal cancer: whole-breast US in preoperative evaluation
    W A Berg
    Department of Radiology, Greenebaum Cancer Center, University of Maryland, Baltimore 21201, USA
    Radiology 214:59-66. 2000
    ..To evaluate preoperative whole-breast ultrasonography (US) in the management of breast cancer...
  2. ncbi request reprint Cystic lesions of the breast: sonographic-pathologic correlation
    Wendie A Berg
    Department of Radiology and Greenebaum Cancer Center, University of Maryland Medical Center, 419 W Redwood St, Suite 110, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Radiology 227:183-91. 2003
    ..To understand the pathologic basis for sonographic features of cystic lesions of the breast and determine appropriate assessment and management recommendations for these lesions based on sonographic appearance...
  3. ncbi request reprint Does training in the Breast Imaging Reporting and Data System (BI-RADS) improve biopsy recommendations or feature analysis agreement with experienced breast imagers at mammography?
    Wendie A Berg
    Dept of Radiology, Univ of Maryland, 419 W Redwood St, Ste 110, Baltimore 21201, USA
    Radiology 224:871-80. 2002
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Biopsy of amorphous breast calcifications: pathologic outcome and yield at stereotactic biopsy
    W A Berg
    Department of Radiology, Greenebaum Cancer Center, University of Maryland, 419 W Redwood St, Suite 110, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Radiology 221:495-503. 2001
    ..To assess the pathologic outcome of amorphous breast calcifications and the success of stereotactic biopsy for such lesions...
  5. ncbi request reprint Atypical lobular hyperplasia or lobular carcinoma in situ at core-needle breast biopsy
    W A Berg
    Departments of Diagnostic Radiology, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, USA
    Radiology 218:503-9. 2001
    ..To review outcomes of lesions diagnosed at core-needle breast biopsy as atypical lobular hyperplasia (ALH) or lobular carcinoma in situ (LCIS)...
  6. ncbi request reprint Fine-needle aspiration biopsy of nonpalpable breast lesions in a multicenter clinical trial: results from the radiologic diagnostic oncology group V
    E D Pisano
    Dept of Radiology, Univ of North Carolina, 101 Manning Dr, 515 Old Infirmary, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7510, USA
    Radiology 219:785-92. 2001
    ..To determine the diagnostic accuracy of ultrasonographically (US) and stereotactically guided fine-needle aspiration biopsy (FNAB) in the diagnosis of nonpalpable breast lesions...
  7. ncbi request reprint Toward a standardized breast ultrasound lexicon, BI-RADS: ultrasound
    E B Mendelson
    Department of Radiology, Western Pennsylvania Hospital, 4800 Friendship Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15224, USA
    Semin Roentgenol 36:217-25. 2001
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Overview of breast imaging
    W A Berg
    Department of Radiology and Greenebaum Cancer Center, University of Maryland, 419 W Redwood St, Suite 110, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Semin Roentgenol 36:180-6. 2001
    ..The challenge for this decade will be to develop optimal cost-effective strategies to use all the tools now available with minimal discomfort and disfigurement to the patient...
  9. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic accuracy of mammography, clinical examination, US, and MR imaging in preoperative assessment of breast cancer
    Wendie A Berg
    American College of Radiology Imaging Network, 301 Merrie Hunt Drive, Lutherville, MD 21093, USA
    Radiology 233:830-49. 2004
    ..To prospectively assess accuracy of mammography, clinical examination, ultrasonography (US), and magnetic resonance (MR) imaging in preoperative assessment of local extent of breast cancer...
  10. ncbi request reprint Stereotactic and sonographic large-core biopsy of nonpalpable breast lesions: results of the Radiologic Diagnostic Oncology Group V study
    Laurie L Fajardo
    Department of Radiology, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Acad Radiol 11:293-308. 2004
    ..To determine the diagnostic accuracy of stereotactically and sonographically guided core biopsy (CB) for the diagnosis of nonpalpable breast lesions...
  11. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic agreement in the evaluation of image-guided breast core needle biopsies: results from a randomized clinical trial
    Laura C Collins
    Department of Pathology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 28:126-31. 2004
    ....
  12. pmc Combined screening with ultrasound and mammography vs mammography alone in women at elevated risk of breast cancer
    Wendie A Berg
    American Radiology Services Inc, Johns Hopkins Green Spring, Lutherville, Maryland, USA
    JAMA 299:2151-63. 2008
    ..Screening ultrasound may depict small, node-negative breast cancers not seen on mammography...
  13. ncbi request reprint When is a diagnosis of sclerosing adenosis acceptable at core biopsy?
    Harmindar K Gill
    Department of Radiology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Radiology 228:50-7. 2003
    ..To determine concordance of imaging findings and diagnosis of sclerosing adenosis at histopathologic core biopsy and to establish the accuracy of core biopsy when cancer was coexistent...
  14. ncbi request reprint Beyond standard mammographic screening: mammography at age extremes, ultrasound, and MR imaging
    Wendie A Berg
    American Radiology Services, Johns Hopkins Green Spring, 301 Merrie Hunt Dr, Lutherville, MD 21093, USA
    Radiol Clin North Am 45:895-906, vii. 2007
    ..Specific definitions of high risk are provided, and the rationale and performance characteristics to dare of supplemental screening with ultrasound or MR imaging are reviewed...
  15. ncbi request reprint Operator dependence of physician-performed whole-breast US: lesion detection and characterization
    Wendie A Berg
    American Radiology Services, Johns Hopkins Green Spring, 10755 Falls Rd, Suite 440, Lutherville, MD 21093, USA
    Radiology 241:355-65. 2006
    ..To prospectively examine operator dependence of lesion detection, description, and interpretation when experienced breast radiologists perform whole-breast ultrasonography (US)...
  16. ncbi request reprint High-resolution fluorodeoxyglucose positron emission tomography with compression ("positron emission mammography") is highly accurate in depicting primary breast cancer
    Wendie A Berg
    American Radiology Services, Johns Hopkins Green Spring, Lutherville, Maryland 21093, USA
    Breast J 12:309-23. 2006
    ..949 when interpreted with mammographic and clinical findings. FDG PEM has high diagnostic accuracy for breast lesions, including DCIS...
  17. ncbi request reprint Anthropomorphic breast phantoms for qualification of Investigators for ACRIN Protocol 6666
    Ernest L Madsen
    Department of Medical Physics, University of Wisconsin, 1300 University Ave, Room 1530, Madison, WI 53706, USA
    Radiology 239:869-74. 2006
    ..Beam refraction occurs at the interface between the subcutaneous fat layer and the glandular parenchyma and can result in beam distortion artifacts similar to those encountered in clinical breast US...
  18. ncbi request reprint Lesion detection and characterization in a breast US phantom: results of the ACRIN 6666 Investigators
    Wendie A Berg
    American College of Radiology Imaging Network, American Radiology Services, Johns Hopkins Green Spring, 10755 Falls Rd, Lutherville, MD 21093, USA
    Radiology 239:693-702. 2006
    ..To prospectively evaluate ultrasonographic (US) lesion detection and characterization in a breast phantom by potential investigators in a screening US protocol, American College of Radiology Imaging Network (ACRIN) 6666...
  19. ncbi request reprint Sonographically depicted breast clustered microcysts: is follow-up appropriate?
    Wendie A Berg
    Johns Hopkins Greenspring, 10755 Falls Rd, Suite 440, Lutherville, MD 21093, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 185:952-9. 2005
    ..The objective of this study was to evaluate outcomes of lesions prospectively classified on breast sonography as clustered microcysts without a discrete solid component...
  20. ncbi request reprint Pilot clinical trial of 18F-fluorodeoxyglucose positron-emission mammography in the surgical management of breast cancer
    Lorraine Tafra
    The Breast Center, Anne Arundel Health Systems, 2002 Medical Parkway, Suite 120, Annapolis, MD 21401, USA
    Am J Surg 190:628-32. 2005
    ..High-resolution positron-emission mammography (PEM) is a new device, which allows the imaging of breast tissue. A prospective study was performed to assess the accuracy of PEM in newly diagnosed breast cancer patients...
  21. ncbi request reprint Rationale for a trial of screening breast ultrasound: American College of Radiology Imaging Network (ACRIN) 6666
    Wendie A Berg
    Department of Radiology and Greenebaum Cancer Center, 419 W Redwood St, Ste 110, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 180:1225-8. 2003
  22. ncbi request reprint Image-guided breast biopsy and management of high-risk lesions
    Wendie A Berg
    Study Chair ACRIN Protocol 6666, Lutherville, MD 21093, USA
    Radiol Clin North Am 42:935-46, vii. 2004
    ..Mucocele-like lesions may merit excision. Columnar alteration without atypia probably does not require excision, although further study is needed...
  23. ncbi request reprint Supplemental screening sonography in dense breasts
    Wendie A Berg
    Study Chair ACRIN Protocol 6666, Lutherville, MD 21093, USA
    Radiol Clin North Am 42:845-51, vi. 2004
    ..If the trial is successful,the results will provide a rational basis for supplemental screening sonography in women with dense breasts...
  24. ncbi request reprint Method for combined FDG-PET and radiographic imaging of primary breast cancers
    Lee P Adler
    Department of Nuclear Medicine, Fox Chase Cancer Institute, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Breast J 9:163-6. 2003
    ..The authors conclude that FDG-based lesion localization information may be combined with the lesion X-ray attenuation characteristics using this common imaging platform...