1464 - Breast Magnetic Resonance Imaging for improved definition of the breast cancer primary

Page last updated: 21 March 2017

Application Detail

Status

Open

Description of Medical Service

Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) to image the breast when there is a discrepancy between clinical examination findings and conventional imaging findings.

Description of Medical Condition

Patients diagnosed with breast cancer present either with a palpable lump or abnormality noted on screening (usually on mammogram and confirmed on ultrasound).

Reason for Application

New MBS item

Medical Service Type

Investigative medical service

Previous Application Number

1333

Associated Documentation

Application Form

Application Form (PDF 463 KB)
Application Form (Word 271 KB)

Consultation Survey

Consultation Survey (PDF 97 KB)
Consultation Survey (Word 508 KB)

PICO Confirmation

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Assessment Report

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Public Summary Document

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Meetings for this Application

PASC

12 April 2017

ESC

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MSAC

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