Breast Density Impacts on Breast Cancer Detection (image) University of Adelaide Share Print E-Mail Caption Associate Professor Wendy Ingman studying the white and bright regions on a mammogram. Breast density is shown as white and bright regions -- but so too are potential tumors. Credit The Hospital Research Foundation. Usage Restrictions This image can be used only in conjunction with the news story "Breast density matters in detection of breast cancer". Written permission is required for further use. Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.