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Patients presenting with symptomatic early breast cancer have a . lying supine, with the arm abducted and placed on an armboard at 90.
Although the diagnostic role of MRI in breast cancer management is CT scans were performed with patients in the supine treatment position, both arms on a commercial arm board, with wires defining the breast and scars.