Dublin, Nov. 30, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The "Global Breast Imaging Market Size, Market Share, Application Analysis, Regional Outlook, Growth Trends, Key Players, Competitive Strategies and Forecasts, 2018 To 2026" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

The global breast imaging market was valued at US$ 2,334.2 Mn in 2017, and is expected to reach US$ 4,945.3 Mn by 2026, expanding at a CAGR of 8.7% from 2018 to 2026.


Mammography is still considered as the most preferred equipment for the diagnosis of breast cancer. The limitations associated with mammography are the false positive and false negative inferences which results in more diagnostic tests and follow up visits which becomes stressful for the ailing patient. Tomosynthesis is the advanced version of mammography which provides high resolution 3D images of breast related diseases.


Breast ultrasound will register rapid growth during the forecast period 2018 to 2026 on account of key parameters such as high resolution, better patient compliance during diagnosis and safety in pregnant women & women with breast implants as there is no risk of radiation exposure.


In the present scenario North America is leading the regional segment owing to key factors such as rising prevalence of breast cancer in women population availing hormone replacement therapy. Domicile of market leaders in the breast imaging devices such as Philips Healthcare and Siemens Healthcare GmbH drive the market growth in Europe.


Asia Pacific is set to register impressive growth during the forecast period on account of proactive government initiatives to educate women regarding breast cancer and implementing effective diagnosis at primary healthcare centers.


Middle East & Africa and Latin America serve as a lucrative market for key players to promote business expansion through inorganic and organic market growth strategies.


The market leaders that influence the breast imaging market growth are Aurora Imaging Technology, Inc., Dilon Technologies, Inc., Fujifilm Holding Corporation, GE Healthcare, Gamma Medica, Inc., Hologic, Inc., Philips Healthcare, Sonocine, Inc., Toshiba Corporation and Siemens Healthcare GmbH.

Key Market Movements

  • Rising prevalence of breast cancer and increasing public health awareness regarding cancer chemotherapy and its adverse effects
  • Supportive regulatory environment for the market growth of breast imaging devices
  • Technological advancement in the ergonomics and diagnosis parameters installed in the breast imaging devices

Key Topics Covered

Chapter 1. Preface
1.1. Report Scope and Description
1.2. Research Scope
1.3. Research Methodology
1.4. Market Segmentation

Chapter 2. Executive Summary
2.1. Global Breast Imaging Market Portraiture
2.2. Global Breast Imaging Market, by Technology Type, 2017 (US$ Mn)
2.3. Global Breast Imaging Market, by Geography, 2017 (US$ Mn)

Chapter 3. Breast Imaging Market: Dynamics and Future Outlook
3.1. Market Overview
3.2. Drivers
3.3. Challenges
3.4. Opportunities
3.5. Attractive Investment Proposition, by Geography, 2017
3.6. Competitive Analysis: Global Breast Imaging Market, by Key Players, 2017

Chapter 4. Global Breast Imaging Market, by Technology Type
4.1. Overview
4.2. Mammography
4.3. Breast Ultrasound
4.4. Breast MRI
4.5. Tomosynthesis
4.6. Nuclear Imaging
4.7. Others

Chapter 5. Global Breast Imaging Market, by Geography

5.1. Overview
5.2. North America Breast Imaging Market Analysis, 2016 - 2026
5.3. Europe Breast Imaging Market Analysis, 2016 - 2026
5.4. Asia Pacific Breast Imaging Market Analysis, 2016 - 2026
5.5. Latin America Breast Imaging Market Analysis, 2016 - 2026
5.6. Middle East & Africa Breast Imaging Market Analysis, 2016 - 2026

Chapter 6. Company Profiles
6.1. Aurora Imaging Technology, Inc.
6.2. Dilon Technologies, Inc.
6.3. Fujifilm Holding Corporation
6.4. GE Healthcare
6.5. Gamma Medica, Inc.
6.6. Hologic, Inc.
6.7. Philips Healthcare
6.8. Sonocine, Inc.
6.9. Toshiba Corporation
6.10. Siemens Healthcare GmbH

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