W A Berg
Affiliation: University of Maryland
- Multicentric and multifocal cancer: whole-breast US in preoperative evaluationW 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...
- Cystic lesions of the breast: sonographic-pathologic correlationWendie 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...
- 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....
- Biopsy of amorphous breast calcifications: pathologic outcome and yield at stereotactic biopsyW 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...
- Atypical lobular hyperplasia or lobular carcinoma in situ at core-needle breast biopsyW 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)...
- Fine-needle aspiration biopsy of nonpalpable breast lesions in a multicenter clinical trial: results from the radiologic diagnostic oncology group VE 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...
- Toward a standardized breast ultrasound lexicon, BI-RADS: ultrasoundE B Mendelson
Department of Radiology, Western Pennsylvania Hospital, 4800 Friendship Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15224, USA
Semin Roentgenol 36:217-25. 2001....
- Overview of breast imagingW 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...
- Diagnostic accuracy of mammography, clinical examination, US, and MR imaging in preoperative assessment of breast cancerWendie 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...
- Stereotactic and sonographic large-core biopsy of nonpalpable breast lesions: results of the Radiologic Diagnostic Oncology Group V studyLaurie 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...
- Diagnostic agreement in the evaluation of image-guided breast core needle biopsies: results from a randomized clinical trialLaura 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....
- Combined screening with ultrasound and mammography vs mammography alone in women at elevated risk of breast cancerWendie 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...
- 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...
- Beyond standard mammographic screening: mammography at age extremes, ultrasound, and MR imagingWendie 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...
- Operator dependence of physician-performed whole-breast US: lesion detection and characterizationWendie 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)...
- High-resolution fluorodeoxyglucose positron emission tomography with compression ("positron emission mammography") is highly accurate in depicting primary breast cancerWendie 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...
- Anthropomorphic breast phantoms for qualification of Investigators for ACRIN Protocol 6666Ernest 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...
- Lesion detection and characterization in a breast US phantom: results of the ACRIN 6666 InvestigatorsWendie 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...
- 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...
- Pilot clinical trial of 18F-fluorodeoxyglucose positron-emission mammography in the surgical management of breast cancerLorraine 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...
- Rationale for a trial of screening breast ultrasound: American College of Radiology Imaging Network (ACRIN) 6666Wendie 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
- Image-guided breast biopsy and management of high-risk lesionsWendie 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...
- Supplemental screening sonography in dense breastsWendie 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...
- Method for combined FDG-PET and radiographic imaging of primary breast cancersLee 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...