Breast Biopsy Device Market Analysis | United States | 2011-2017 | MedCore
The breast biopsy market includes spring-loaded core needle and vacuum-assisted breast biopsy (VABB) devices (including rotational cutting devices). This market is further broken down into segments for each of the three imaging guidance methods. In addition, there is a separate competitive analysis for the ultrasound-guided market. The ultrasound-guided VABB device market is expected to increase the quickest in this market, as it is less invasive and does not produce any radiation.
- Year: 2011
- Scope: 2007-2017
- Region: United States
- Published Date: 11/1/2012
- Pages: 68
- Type: MedCore
In 2010, there were over 1.6 million breast biopsy procedures performed in the U.S., less than in 2009, however procedures are expected to increase.
Breast imaging is essential for the detection of potentially cancerous abnormalities in the breast. While mammography has been invaluable for cancer screening, improving the technology of breast imaging has been the focus of many companies for a number of years. Different imaging modalities are now being used as supplementary tools to mammography, improving the options available for hard-to-diagnose patients.
Scope: This report pertains to a forecast period of 10 years (2007 2017) for the U.S.
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Market Sub-Segments Included:
Breast-Specific Gamma Imaging
Positron Emission Mammography
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