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Sutter’s retools breast care center, updates equipment
Santa Rosa Press Democrat

In a darkened room with charcoal black walls, Dr. Arnold Honick and other radiologists examine the white “densities” of the female breast using the latest imaging technologies, such as 3D tomosynthesis.

The lights in the room are usually turned off for a clearer interpretation of the images on several large flat-screen monitors. A low-tech, wall-mounted X-ray light box, an anachronism amid digital wonders, casts just enough light for radiologists to move about safely.