A Study to Quantify Microvasculature Imaging for Breast Cancer Detection and Monitoring


About this study

The purpose of this study is to apply new microvasculature imaging for differentiation of breast lesions, and prediction of response to preoperative chemotherapy.


Participation eligibility

Participant eligibility includes age, gender, type and stage of disease, and previous treatments or health concerns. Guidelines differ from study to study, and identify who can or cannot participate. There is no guarantee that every individual who qualifies and wants to participate in a trial will be enrolled. Please contact the study team to discuss whether or not you are eligible to participate in a study.

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Female volunteer, age 18 and older.
  • Suspicious breast masses scheduled for breast biopsy; or
  • At least two weeks or more after breast biopsy.

Exclusion Criteria: 

  • Patients with breast implant, mastectomy or any condition that does not allow proper use of US.


Participating Mayo Clinic locations

Study statuses change often. Please contact the study team for the most up-to-date information regarding possible participation.

Mayo Clinic Location Status Contact

Rochester, Minn.

Mayo Clinic principal investigator

Azra Alizad, M.D.

Open for enrollment

Contact information:

Cancer Center Clinical Trials Referral Office


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