Howard B. Schaff MD


Dense Breast Tissue

Dense breast tissue is made up of thick fibrous tissue and milk glands. It’s different from fatty breast tissue, but both kinds of tissue are normal. You can learn how dense your breasts are from your mammogram report. Dense breast tissue can make cancer harder to see on a mammogram. That’s because dense tissue looks…

Gallbladder

The gallbladder is a small sac under the liver that stores and concentrates bile, a fluid that helps the body digest fats. After a meal, the gallbladder contracts and releases bile through the common bile duct into the small intestine.

Gallbladder

The gallbladder is a small sac under the liver that stores and concentrates bile, a fluid that helps the body digest fats. After a meal, the gallbladder contracts and releases bile through the common bile duct into the small intestine.

Angiogram of the Head and Neck

An angiogram of the head and neck is an X-ray test that uses a special dye and camera ( fluoroscopy ) to take pictures of the blood flow in the blood vessels of the head and neck . An angiogram of the neck (carotid angiogram) can be used to look at the large arteries in the neck that lead to the brain. An angiogram of…

Angiogram of the Head and Neck

An angiogram of the head and neck is an X-ray test that uses a special dye and camera ( fluoroscopy ) to take pictures of the blood flow in the blood vessels of the head and neck . An angiogram of the neck (carotid angiogram) can be used to look at the large arteries in the neck that lead to the brain. An angiogram of…