An MRI-guided breast biopsy is most helpful when your mammogram or other imaging:
MRI-guided biopsy is a low-risk test since it doesn't use radiation.
Doctors use MRI imaging to guide a small needle into the breast and remove cells from the area of concern.
During the test, a board-certified radiologist will:
While most MRI-guided breast biopsies turn out to be benign, we know waiting for your test results can be stressful.
If the biopsy does detect cancer, we'll refer you to the Magee-Womens Breast Care Program. Our world-class breast cancer doctors will work with you to decide the next step of treatment.
To learn more about breast biopsy at Magee-Womens Imaging, call 412-641-4700 or 1-800-649-4077.