Mammography is the process of using low-energy X-rays (usually around 30 kVp) to examine the human breast and is used as a diagnostic and a screening tool. The goal of mammography is the early detection of breast cancer, typically through detection of characteristic masses and/or micro calcifications.
Forms a complete shielded envelope to the room. The shielding usually extends to the full structural height of the room.
A 1.5 leaf door set is usually used for patient entrance. This allows the passage of the patient trolley.
A single door set is required as passage from the scanner room to the control room.
Shielded frame and lead glass window enables the operator to see procedures from the control room.