Assistant Professor of Radiology, Cancer Institute, (TUMS)
Nowadays the requests for percutaneous breast biopsy has significantly increased due to improvement of imaging modalities.
The radiologist has to recognize the lesions that need tissue diagnosis then offer the best way to have an efficient biopsy and then proceeding to biopsy. After that he or she should determine the concordance of radiology and pathology according to BI-RADS Lexicons. Whether the lesion needs to have short term follow up or surgical excision. It is a main responsibility of radiologist to make decision in this way.