Breast diagnostics / Gynecological radiology


Head of Department:
Prof. Dr. med. Michael Uder

Breast diagnostics / Gynecological radiology

Team: Prof. Dr. R. Schulz-Wendtland, Prof. Dr. E. Wenkel, Prof. Dr. R. Janka, Prof. Dr. M. Dietzel, Dr. S. Ohlmeyer, Dr. S. Ellmann, Prof. Dr. F. Laun

One focus is the development of digital mammography in cooperation with various medical device manufacturers. Further research fields are the development, comparison, fusion, and implementation of various digital mammography and ultrasound systems including tomosynthesis, 3D and CAD based on extensive experimental and clinical studies. Another focus is on detection and volumetry of breast lesions, automated ultrasound and elastography. Another research focus is breast MR imaging with regard to the examination of new MRI sequences for the differentiation of benign and malignant breast lesions at 1.5T, 3T and in cooperation with the experimental Radiology with 7 T.

International cooperations
  • Prof. A. Bogdanov, University of Massachusetts Medical School, USA
  • Prof. W. Fahl, University of Wisconsin-Madison, USA
  • Prof. A. Guermazi, Boston University School of Medicine, USA
  • Prof. J. Titze, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee, USA
  • Prof. S. Trattnig, Medizinische Universität Wien, Wien, Österreich