The Philippines holds one of the highest incidence rates of breast cancer in Asia. According to the 2015 Philippine Cancer Facts & Estimates1, it is the most commonly known cancer found in women ranking first for both incidence and mortality. The report also suggests that occurrence start rising steeply at the age of 30 years. With early diagnosis and treatment, incidence can be reduced.
Siemens Healthineers has been providing comprehensive solutions to the complete continuum of breast cancer care in the Philippines - from screening to diagnosis, therapy, and aftercare. In 2018, another innovation was launched bringing the gold standard in mammography yet again with MAMMOMAT Revelation.
Siemens Healthineers interacted with two users of this system -- Dr. Angela U. Crisostomo, Senior Consultant, Breast Clinic, Makati Medical Center and Dr. Ma. Theresa S. Buenaflor, Consultant Radiologist – Women’s Center in Perpetual Help Medical Las Pinas. Please read about their experiences of using MAMMOMAT Revelation in their practice.