Digital Infrared Thermal Imaging (or Thermography) creates images that illustrate heat patterns in the body. The thermal images are analyzed for abnormalities which may be signs of disease in the body.
Inflammation is a precursor to many diseases such as:
- Heart disease
Early detection of inflammation may help you prevent many negative health conditions from developing. Thermography can detect irregular patterns in the breast, conditions that occur often before a noticable lump is formed. In some cases, such as inflammatory cancer, there are no lumps to be detected by self-exam or Mammorgram. This is why adding Thermography to your annual routine can help with early detection.
Thermal Imaging is: