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3D Mammography (Breast Tomosynthesis) - Hottest Clinical Procedure Four Years in a Row
Date:11/5/2013

BEDFORD, Mass., Nov. 5, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Hologic, Inc. (Hologic or the Company) (NASDAQ: HOLX), a leading developer, manufacturer and supplier of premium diagnostic products, medical imaging systems and surgical products, with an emphasis on serving the healthcare needs of women, announced today that two leading healthcare organizations recently recognized 3D mammography (breast tomosynthesis) technology with important industry awards.  3D mammography, a technology pioneered by Hologic, was named the Hottest Clinical Procedure in 2013 by AuntMinnie.com, the leading worldwide radiology web content provider. Additionally, Hologic's 3D mammography system was recognized as the category leader in digital mammography and received the highest rating out of 140 imaging products evaluated in the 2013 "Best in KLAS" annual customer satisfaction survey.

"In the past year, the adoption rate of 3D mammography has increased dramatically as several large clinical studies validated the benefits of this groundbreaking technology," said David Harding, Hologic Group Vice President – Women's Health. "We believe Hologic's 3D mammography is well on its way to becoming the standard of care in breast cancer screening. Recognitions such as these reinforce what we have known since we first introduced the technology – 3D mammography can detect cancers earlier when a women's potential for successful treatment is at its greatest and can significantly reduce unnecessary patient recalls."

3D Mammography: Hottest Clinical Procedure – AuntMinnie.comIn the 2013 annual ranking of the best in radiology, 3D mammography was named the Hottest Clinical Procedure by the readers and editors of AuntMinnie.com for the fourth consecutive year. The "Minnies" awards recognize excellence in radiology. Candidates are selected from
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