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Table 2 Possible indications for breast ultrasound

From: Breast ultrasound: recommendations for information to women and referring physicians by the European Society of Breast Imaging

Supplemental screening after mammography for women aged 40–74 with dense breasts
Surveillance of women with previous mammographically occult breast cancer
Palpable lump felt by the woman with normal clinical examination
Focal new breast pain unrelated to the menstrual cycle
Intraoperative US lesion identification and US of specimens