Sun Nuclear offers an expanded suite of Breast Biopsy Phantoms for testing and training purposes.

Stereotactic Needle Biopsy Phantom

  • For use in localization accuracy test per American College of Radiology’s stereotactic breast biopsy accreditation program
    • For use upon system installation or repair, to ensure accurate needle placement
  • Anthropomorphic shape allows accurate simulation of breast compression
  • Re-usable
    • Will not dry out, or leak when punctured
    • Masses can be biopsied multiple times
  • 11 dense masses in three sizes; Two microcalcification clusters
  • Compatible with standalone and add-on stereotactic biopsy systems

Multi-Modality Breast Biopsy and Sonographic Trainer

  • Designed to train users in various aspects of breast imaging and image-guided interventional procedures - X-ray, Ultrasound, MRI
  • Mimics heterogeneous appearance of breast tissue
  • Includes cystic and dense lesions embedded within breast background.
    • Half of dense lesions are spherical with an embedded 100-300 micron microcalcification, half have a spiculated shape
    • Calcifications serve as useful markers for image registration between modalities
  • Features patent-pending Z-SkinTM membrane to simulate skin, providing protection from desiccation even after multiple sessions

Add these simple tools to your training program


Stereotactic Needle Biopsy Phantom


10 cm x 16.6 cm x 5 cm (6.5” x 2.5” x 4”)

Phantom Weight

1.0 lb. (0.4 kg)

Phantom Volume

530 cc



See datasheet for target specifications

Multi-Modality Breast Biopsy and Sonographic Trainer

Tray Dimensions

26 cm x 23 cm x 7.5 cm (10” x 9” x 3”)

Breast Size

500 cc (14 cm x 11 cm at base, 8 cm high)

Total Weight

1 lb. (0.4 kg)

Membrane Material

Z-Skin™ elastomer

Background Material

Zerdine®, white

Cystic Masses

Qty: 5-10

Dense Masses

Material: Zerdine®-based, anechoic under ultrasound

Custom lesions available upon request