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  1. Imaging colorectal cancer has become a major indication for positron emission tomography using fluorodeoxyglucose (FDG-PET). In primary diagnosis and staging, the role for this technique is limited but FDG-PET...

    Authors: Ken Miles

    Citation: Cancer Imaging 2015 3:18

    Content type: Review

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  2. The occurrence of metastases to pelvic lymph nodes profoundly affects the prognosis of pelvic malignancies, making accurate staging crucial for selecting appropriate treatment. Modalities for the detection of ...

    Authors: Jelle Barentsz

    Citation: Cancer Imaging 2015 3:17

    Content type: Review

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  3. In lymphoproliferative diseases, bone marrow involvement (BMI) is an essential parameter influencing staging, prognosis and treatment. In addition to pathological analysis of blind bone marrow biopsy, MRI and ...

    Authors: A. Rahmouni, M. Meignan, M. Divine, A. Luciani, C. Haioun, J.-L. Montazel and H. Kobeiter

    Citation: Cancer Imaging 2015 3:14

    Content type: Review

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  4. The threshold for detection of pulmonary nodules has decreased due to advances in CT technology. Particularly in sub-centimetre nodules, non-invasive diagnostic procedures are required for classification into ...

    Authors: Stefan Diederich

    Citation: Cancer Imaging 2015 3:12

    Content type: Editorial

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  5. Cystic pancreatic neoplasms are uncommon, but are being seen more frequently due to the widespread use of cross-sectional imaging. In this article, we will address the clinical and imaging features of the more...

    Authors: Isaac R. Francis

    Citation: Cancer Imaging 2015 3:11

    Content type: Review

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  6. The successful treatment of liver tumours is more likely if they are found early. The use of high-resolution CT and MRI with contrast enhancement allows more sub-centimetre liver lesions to be detected, but so...

    Authors: P. J. A. Robinson

    Citation: Cancer Imaging 2015 3:5

    Content type: Editorial

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  7. Imaging plays a vital role in the management of oesophageal cancer including diagnosis, staging and follow up. Computerised tomography (CT) is used for staging and follow up, with magnetic resonance imaging (M...

    Authors: S. C. Rankin

    Citation: Cancer Imaging 2015 3:3

    Content type: Review

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  8. Cholangiocarcinoma is the most common malignant bile duct and the second most common primary malignant tumor in the liver. It can be classified as intrahepatic (peripheral) or extrahepatic. Extrahepatic cholan...

    Authors: Wolfgang Schima

    Citation: Cancer Imaging 2015 3:2

    Content type: Review

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  9. Carcinoma of the prostate is a common condition and often spreads to bone. We describe the imaging findings in two patients with known carcinoma of the prostate who presented with visual disturbance (both had ...

    Authors: S. A. Barnard, G. McGann, H. G. Gilbert and S. Elyan

    Citation: Cancer Imaging 2015 3:1

    Content type: Case Report

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  10. Sonoelastography is a novel and promising imaging tool, which has been applied to breast, thyroid, and prostate tissues. The aim of this study was to evaluate focal lesions of the testes with diameters of <10 ...

    Authors: Antonio Luigi Pastore, Giovanni Palleschi, Piero Maceroni, Giorgia Manfredonia, Domenico Autieri, Jessica Cacciotti, Barbara Sardella, Natale Porta, Vincenzo Petrozza and Antonio Carbone

    Citation: Cancer Imaging 2014 14:29

    Content type: Research article

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  11. Evaluation of automated attenuation-based tube potential selection and its impact on image quality and radiation dose in CT (computed tomography) examinations for cancer staging.

    Authors: Martin Beeres, Marcus Römer, Boris Bodelle, Clara Lee, Tatjana Gruber-Rouh, Emmanuel Mbalisike, Josef M Kerl, Julian L Wichmann, Boris Schulz, Thomas J Vogl and Ralf W Bauer

    Citation: Cancer Imaging 2014 14:28

    Content type: Research article

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  12. Patients suffering from malignancies often undergo serial positron emission tomography - computed tomography (PET-CT) scans, using 2-deoxy-2-[18F] fluoro-D-glucose (FDG) for diagnosis and follow up. This principl...

    Authors: Anum Imran Malik, Noreen Akhtar, Asif Loya and Muhammed Aasim Yusuf

    Citation: Cancer Imaging 2014 14:27

    Content type: Research article

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  13. The emergence of new novel therapeutic agents which directly target molecules that are uniquely or abnormally expressed in cancer cells (molecular targeted therapy, MTT) has changed dramatically the treatment ...

    Authors: Frederico F Souza, Andrew Smith, Cyrillo Araujo, Jyothi Jagannathan, Ciaran Johnston, Kevin O’Regan, Atul Shinagare and Nikhil Ramaiya

    Citation: Cancer Imaging 2014 14:26

    Content type: Review

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  14. 18 F-fluoro-ethyl-tyrosine PET is gaining more indications in the field of oncology. We investigated the potentials of usage of FET-PET/CT in addition to MRI for definition of gross tumor volume (GTV) in stere...

    Authors: Harun Badakhshi, Reinhold Graf, Vikas Prasad and Volker Budach

    Citation: Cancer Imaging 2014 14:25

    Content type: Research article

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  15. While the effects of respiratory motion on measuring metabolic signal in PET/CT scanning are well known, it is still standard practice in most centres to scan patients while breathing freely with no correction...

    Authors: Jason Callahan, Tomas Kron, Michal E Schneider and Rodney J Hicks

    Citation: Cancer Imaging 2014 14:24

    Content type: Research article

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  16. After the diagnosis Non-Small-Cell Lung Carcinoma (NSCLC) has been established, consideration must turn toward the stage of disease, because this will impact directly on management and prognosis. Staging is used ...

    Authors: Stefan Walbom Harders, Hans Henrik Madsen, Karin Hjorthaug, Anne Kirstine Arveschoug, Torben Riis Rasmussen, Peter Meldgaard, Johanne Andersen Hoejbjerg, Hans Kristian Pilegaard, Henrik Hager, Michael Rehling and Finn Rasmussen

    Citation: Cancer Imaging 2014 14:23

    Content type: Research article

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  17. Muscle metastases (MM) from solid tumours are rare. The aim of this study was to describe radiological features of MM, and to compare their patterns in different malignancies.

    Authors: Alexey Surov, Johanne Köhler, Andreas Wienke, Hubert Gufler, Andreas Gunter Bach, Dominik Schramm, Curd Behrmann and Rolf Peter Spielmann

    Citation: Cancer Imaging 2014 14:21

    Content type: Research article

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  18. The role of conventional Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) in the detection of cerebral tumors has been well established. However its excellent soft tissue visualization and variety of imaging sequences are in ...

    Authors: Patricia Svolos, Evanthia Kousi, Eftychia Kapsalaki, Kyriaki Theodorou, Ioannis Fezoulidis, Constantin Kappas and Ioannis Tsougos

    Citation: Cancer Imaging 2014 14:20

    Content type: Review

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  19. Increased incidence world-wide of cancer and increased survival has also resulted in physicians seeing more complications in patients with cancer. In many cases, complications are the first manifestations of t...

    Authors: Marcos D Guimaraes, Almir GV Bitencourt, Edson Marchiori, Rubens Chojniak, Jefferson L Gross and Vikas Kundra

    Citation: Cancer Imaging 2014 14:18

    Content type: Review

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  20. There were many treatments for hepatocellular carcinoma with portal vein tumor thrombus (PVTT), in which targeted anti-angiogenic drug therapy is becoming a popular research topic. However, an objective and no...

    Authors: Guoquan Feng, Zhen Lei, Dongqing Wang, Na Xu, Qiang Wei, Dinuo Li and Jingyi Liu

    Citation: Cancer Imaging 2014 14:17

    Content type: Research article

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  21. Metastatic involvement of the heart is a rare occurrence and remains undiagnosed until autopsy. In some instances, patients may have cardiac symptoms, leading to ante-mortem diagnosis. Although most primary ca...

    Authors: Ameya D Puranik, Nilendu C Purandare, Sheela Sawant, Archi Agrawal, Sneha Shah, Prafful Jatale and Venkatesh Rangarajan

    Citation: Cancer Imaging 2014 14:16

    Content type: Case series

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  22. Malignancies of the biliary tract include cholangiocarcinoma, gallbladder cancers and carcinoma of the ampulla of Vater. Biliary tract adenocarcinomas are the second most common primary hepatobiliary cancer. D...

    Authors: Tiffany Priyanthi Hennedige, Wee Thong Neo and Sudhakar Kundapur Venkatesh

    Citation: Cancer Imaging 2014 14:14

    Content type: Review

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  23. The incremental value of 18FDG PET/CT in patients with breast cancer (BC) compared to conventional imaging (CI) in clinical practice is unclear. The aim of this study was to evaluate the management impact and pro...

    Authors: Alexandre Cochet, Steven David, Kate Moodie, Elizabeth Drummond, Gaelle Dutu, Michael MacManus, Boon Chua and Rodney J Hicks

    Citation: Cancer Imaging 2014 14:13

    Content type: Research article

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  24. Decision making in cancer treatment is influenced by standardized RECIST measurements which are subjective to interobserver variability. Aim of this pilot study was to evaluate whether it is feasible to transf...

    Authors: Anna M Sailer, Dave CE Douwes, Vincent C Cappendijk, Frans C Bakers, Bart AJM Wagemans, Joachim E Wildberger, Alfons G Kessels and Regina GH Beets-Tan

    Citation: Cancer Imaging 2014 14:12

    Content type: Research article

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  25. Previous studies have reported that the signal attenuation of diffusion-weighted magnetic resonance imaging (DWI) for normal breast tissue and tumor were well fitted by a monoexponential and a biexponential fu...

    Authors: Takayuki Tamura, Shigeru Murakami, Kumiko Naito, Tamaki Yamada, Takashi Fujimoto and Takeshi Kikkawa

    Citation: Cancer Imaging 2014 14:11

    Content type: Case series

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  26. The present study aimed to evaluate the added value of contrast-enhanced computed tomography (ceCT) in comparison to standard, non-enhanced CT in the context of a combined positron emission tomography (PET)/CT...

    Authors: Silvia Morbelli, Raffaella Conzi, Claudio Campus, Giuseppe Cittadini, Irene Bossert, Michela Massollo, Giuseppe Fornarini, Iolanda Calamia, Cecilia Marini, Francesco Fiz, Chiara Ghersi, Lorenzo E Derchi and Gianmario Sambuceti

    Citation: Cancer Imaging 2014 14:10

    Content type: Research article

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  27. The objective of this study was to retrospectively investigate and compare multidetector computed tomography findings of hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) in hepatitis B virus (HBV)-positive and -negative patients.

    Authors: Senem Senturk, Bulent Cetin, Mustafa Cengiz, Aslan Bilici and Selver Ozekinci

    Citation: Cancer Imaging 2014 14:9

    Content type: Research article

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  28. This article reviews the different MRI techniques available for the diagnosis, treatment and monitoring of brain metastases with a focus on applying advanced MR techniques to practical clinical problems. Topic...

    Authors: Rasheed Zakaria, Kumar Das, Maneesh Bhojak, Mark Radon, Carol Walker and Michael D Jenkinson

    Citation: Cancer Imaging 2014 14:8

    Content type: Review

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  29. Percutaneous radiofrequency ablation (RFA) is a well-established local treatment for small hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC). However, poor differentiation is a risk factor for tumor seeding or intrahepatic disse...

    Authors: Kenichiro Nakachi, Hideyuki Tamai, Yoshiyuki Mori, Naoki Shingaki, Kosaku Moribata, Hisanobu Deguchi, Kazuki Ueda, Izumi Inoue, Takao Maekita, Mikitaka Iguchi, Jun Kato and Masao Ichinose

    Citation: Cancer Imaging 2014 14:7

    Content type: Research article

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  30. To evaluate a semi-automatic landmark-based lesion tracking software enabling navigation between RECIST lesions in baseline and follow-up CT-scans.

    Authors: Peter Dankerl, Alexander Cavallaro, Matthias Dietzel, Alexey Tsymbal, Martin Kramer, Sascha Seifert, Michael Uder and Matthias Hammon

    Citation: Cancer Imaging 2014 14:6

    Content type: Research article

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  31. To describe the main imaging characteristics of pancreatic metastases from renal cell carcinoma (RCC) with particular attention to CT features, underlining possible criteria for a differential diagnosis.

    Authors: Matteo Vincenzi, Giulio Pasquotti, Roberta Polverosi, Claudio Pasquali and Fabio Pomerri

    Citation: Cancer Imaging 2014 14:5

    Content type: Research article

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  32. Much discussion about benign notochordal cell tissue in vertebrae has centered on the nature of its relationship, if any, to chordoma. Often referred to as benign notochordal cell tumors (BNCTs), these lesions...

    Authors: Jennifer Kreshak, Frédérique Larousserie, Piero Picci, Stefano Boriani, Joseph Mirra, Biagio Merlino, Eugenio Brunocilla and Daniel Vanel

    Citation: Cancer Imaging 2014 14:4

    Content type: Research article

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  33. The ratio of the maximum diameter of consolidation to the maximum tumor diameter (C/T ratio) on thin-section computed tomography (TSCT) and the maximum standardized uptake value (SUVmax) on 18 F-fluorodeoxyglucos...

    Authors: Shingo Iwano, Mariko Kishimoto, Shinji Ito, Katsuhiko Kato, Rintaro Ito and Shinji Naganawa

    Citation: Cancer Imaging 2014 14:3

    Content type: Research article

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  34. We evaluated the prognostic value of volume-based metabolic positron emission tomography (PET) parameters in patients with small cell lung cancer (SCLC) compared with other factors.

    Authors: Soo Bin Park, Joon Young Choi, Seung Hwan Moon, Jang Yoo, Hojoong Kim, Yong Chan Ahn, Myung-Ju Ahn, Keunchil Park and Byung-Tae Kim

    Citation: Cancer Imaging 2014 14:2

    Content type: Research article

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