Breast density is one of the most common reasons for failure of mammography to detect cancer and presents unique challenges for breast cancer patients and providers. Despite being a well-established independent risk factor for breast cancer(1), 95% of women do not know their breast density.
Capitalizing on the European Union Horizon 2020 research and innovation program, Dune Medical has completed the first phase in the development of its percutaneous soft tissue biopsy device.
It’s been one year since our relocation to Atlanta in August 2017. We have been incredibly busy these past 12 months, and here are some of the highlights!
With sustainability in mind, Dune designed a reposable version of MarginProbe. The new reposable MarginProbe has a reusable cable and handle and a single-use attachable probe. The new probe has the potential to reduce waste burden of MarginProbe up to 50%.
Dr. Stephanie Akbari, MD explains how MarginProbe help surgeons ensure clean margins intraoperatively.
Dr. Beth-Ann Lesnikoski explains the advantages of MarginProbe as compared to Full Cavity Shavings.
Dr. Alice Police, MD, expresses her confidence in MarginProbe - especially for use in IORT.
Dr. Charles Elboim, MD explains Ductal Carcinoma in Situ (DCIS) breast cancer.
How does MarginProbe help surgeons with oncoplastic surgery or reconstruction during lumpectomy?
What is full cavity shaving during lumpectomy? Dr. Charles Elboim, MD, explains.