The impact of 18F-FDOPA-PET/MRI image fusion in detecting liver metastasis in patients with neuroendocrine tumors of the gastrointestinal tract
This study assesses the value of image fusion using 18F-fluoro-L-DOPA (18F-DOPA) positron emission tomography (PET) and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) for examining patients with neuroendocrine tumors (NETs)... (Source: BMC Medical Imaging)
Source: BMC Medical Imaging - February 24, 2020 Category: Radiology Authors: O. Barachini, R. Bernt, S. Mirzaei, C. Pirich, K. Hergan and S. Zandieh Tags: Research article Source Type: research

BSCN: bidirectional symmetric cascade network for retinal vessel segmentation
Retinal blood vessel segmentation has an important guiding significance for the analysis and diagnosis of cardiovascular diseases such as hypertension and diabetes. But the traditional manual method of retinal... (Source: BMC Medical Imaging)
Source: BMC Medical Imaging - February 18, 2020 Category: Radiology Authors: Yanfei Guo and Yanjun Peng Tags: Research Article Source Type: research

Adnexal torsion in the third trimester of pregnancy: a case report and diagnostic value of MR imaging
The torsion of normal adnexa is rare during pregnancy, especially in the third trimester. Nonspecific symptoms and signs as well as the limitations of ultrasound (US) make the diagnosis difficult, resulting in... (Source: BMC Medical Imaging)
Source: BMC Medical Imaging - February 17, 2020 Category: Radiology Authors: Wei Bai, Xiao Xu, Haizhu Xie, Chunjuan Sun, Kaili Che, Meijie Liu, Jing Liu, Yinghong Shi and Heng Ma Tags: Case report Source Type: research

A post-market, multi-vessel evaluation of the imaging of peripheral arteries for diagnostic purposeS comparing optical Coherence tomogrApy and iNtravascular ultrasound imaging (SCAN)
Intravascular imaging plays an important part in diagnosis of vascular conditions and providing insight for treatment strategy. Two main imaging modalities are intravascular ultrasound (IVUS) and optical coher... (Source: BMC Medical Imaging)
Source: BMC Medical Imaging - February 14, 2020 Category: Radiology Authors: Edward Pavillard and Luke Sewall Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Accuracy of real-time shear wave elastography in staging hepatic fibrosis: a meta-analysis
This study was conducted to evaluate the diagnostic value of real-time shear wave elastography (SW... (Source: BMC Medical Imaging)
Source: BMC Medical Imaging - February 11, 2020 Category: Radiology Authors: Juan Fu, Biao Wu, Huazhi Wu, Feng Lin and Wei Deng Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Brain SegNet: 3D local refinement network for brain lesion segmentation
MR images (MRIs) accurate segmentation of brain lesions is important for improving cancer diagnosis, surgical planning, and prediction of outcome. However, manual and accurate segmentation of brain lesions fro... (Source: BMC Medical Imaging)
Source: BMC Medical Imaging - February 11, 2020 Category: Radiology Authors: Xiaojun Hu, Weijian Luo, Jiliang Hu, Sheng Guo, Weilin Huang, Matthew R. Scott, Roland Wiest, Michael Dahlweid and Mauricio Reyes Tags: Research Article Source Type: research

Can the low and high b-value distribution influence the pseudodiffusion parameter derived from IVIM DWI in normal brain?
Our study aims to reveal whether the low b-values distribution, high b-values upper limit, and the number of excitation (NEX) influence the accuracy of the intravoxel incoherent motion (IVIM) parameter derived... (Source: BMC Medical Imaging)
Source: BMC Medical Imaging - February 10, 2020 Category: Radiology Authors: Yu-Chuan Hu, Lin-Feng Yan, Yu Han, Shi-Jun Duan, Qian Sun, Gang-Feng Li, Wen Wang, Xiao-Cheng Wei, Dan-Dan Zheng and Guang-Bin Cui Tags: Research article Source Type: research

A strategy to account for noise in the X-variable to reduce underestimation in Logan graphical analysis for quantifying receptor density in positron emission tomography
The Logan graphical analysis (LGA) algorithm is widely used to quantify receptor density for parametric imaging in positron emission tomography (PET). Estimating receptor density, in terms of the non-displacea... (Source: BMC Medical Imaging)
Source: BMC Medical Imaging - February 10, 2020 Category: Radiology Authors: Paulus K. Shigwedha, Takahiro Yamada, Kohei Hanaoka, Kazunari Ishii, Yuichi Kimura and Yutaka Fukuoka Tags: Research Article Source Type: research

Computed tomography evaluation of extensive intravenous angioleiomyoma: a case report
This study introduces the benefit of three-dimensional computed tomography reconstruction for preoperative prepa... (Source: BMC Medical Imaging)
Source: BMC Medical Imaging - February 7, 2020 Category: Radiology Authors: Rui Sun, Hongwei Guan, Hui Li, Yixuan Bai, Fei Wang and Changzhong Li Tags: Case report Source Type: research

Discrimination of mediastinal metastatic lymph nodes in NSCLC based on radiomic features in different phases of CT imaging
We aimed to develop radiomic models based on different phases of computed tomography (CT) imaging and to investigate the efficacy of models for diagnosing mediastinal metastatic lymph nodes (LNs) in non-small ... (Source: BMC Medical Imaging)
Source: BMC Medical Imaging - February 5, 2020 Category: Radiology Authors: Xue Sha, Guanzhong Gong, Qingtao Qiu, Jinghao Duan, Dengwang Li and Yong Yin Tags: Research article Source Type: research

CNN-based survival model for pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma in medical imaging
Cox proportional hazard model (CPH) is commonly used in clinical research for survival analysis. In quantitative medical imaging (radiomics) studies, CPH plays an important role in feature reduction and modeli... (Source: BMC Medical Imaging)
Source: BMC Medical Imaging - February 3, 2020 Category: Radiology Authors: Yucheng Zhang, Edrise M. Lobo-Mueller, Paul Karanicolas, Steven Gallinger, Masoom A. Haider and Farzad Khalvati Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Iodine concentration and content measured by dual-source computed tomography are correlated to thyroid hormone levels in euthyroid patients: a cross-sectional study in China
The aim of this study was to investigate the correlation of the dual energy CT measured iodine concentration and total iodine content with blood measured thyroid parameters. (Source: BMC Medical Imaging)
Source: BMC Medical Imaging - January 31, 2020 Category: Radiology Authors: Zheng-Teng Li, Rui Zhai, Hong-Mei Liu, Min Wang and Dong-Mei Pan Tags: Technical advance Source Type: research

Patient-adapted organ absorbed dose and effective dose estimates in pediatric 18F-FDG positron emission tomography/computed tomography studies
Organ absorbed doses and effective doses can be used to compare radiation exposure among medical imaging procedures, compare alternative imaging options, and guide dose optimization efforts. Individual dose es... (Source: BMC Medical Imaging)
Source: BMC Medical Imaging - January 29, 2020 Category: Radiology Authors: Brian M. Quinn, Yiming Gao, Usman Mahmood, Neeta Pandit-Taskar, Gerald Behr, Pat Zanzonico and Lawrence T. Dauer Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Quantitative comparison of two-dimensional and three-dimensional strain measurement using MRI feature tracking in repair Fontan patients and normal child volunteers
The accuracy of 2D and 3D strain analyses was evaluated by comparing strain and cardiac function parameters in Fontan repair patients and normal child volunteers. (Source: BMC Medical Imaging)
Source: BMC Medical Imaging - January 28, 2020 Category: Radiology Authors: Liwei Hu, Qian Wang, Barton P. Gregory, Rong Zhen Ouyang, Aimin Sun, Chen Guo, Tongtong Han and Yumin Zhong Tags: Research article Source Type: research

18F- FDG PET/CT-derived parameters predict clinical stage and prognosis of esophageal cancer
This study aimed to ev... (Source: BMC Medical Imaging)
Source: BMC Medical Imaging - January 22, 2020 Category: Radiology Authors: Styliani Mantziari, Anastasia Pomoni, John O. Prior, Michael Winiker, Pierre Allemann, Nicolas Demartines and Markus Sch äfer Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Methadone-induced encephalopathy: a case series and literature review
Accidental ingestion or consumption of supra-therapeutic doses of methadone can result in neurological sequelae in humans. We aimed to determine the neurological deficits of methadone-poisoned patients admitte... (Source: BMC Medical Imaging)
Source: BMC Medical Imaging - January 17, 2020 Category: Radiology Authors: Maryam Haghighi-Morad, Zahra Naseri, Nazila Jamshidi, Hossein Hassanian-Moghaddam, Nasim Zamani and Leila Ahmad-Molaei Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Dual-energy spectral CT quantitative parameters for the differentiation of Glioma recurrence from treatment-related changes: a preliminary study
Differentiating glioma recurrence from treatment-related changes can be challenging on conventional imaging. We evaluated the efficacy of quantitative parameters measured by dual-energy spectral computed tomog... (Source: BMC Medical Imaging)
Source: BMC Medical Imaging - January 16, 2020 Category: Radiology Authors: Yanchun Lv, Jian Zhou, Xiaofei Lv, Li Tian, Haoqiang He, Zhigang Liu, Yi Wu, Lujun Han, Meili Sun, Yadi Yang, Chengcheng Guo, Cong Li, Rong Zhang, Chuanmiao Xie, Yinsheng Chen and Zhongping Chen Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Preliminary application of 3.0  T magnetic resonance chemical exchange saturation transfer imaging in brain metastasis of lung cancer
Lung cancer brain metastases are very common and one of the common causes of treatment failure. We aimed to examine the clinical use of chemical exchange saturation transfer (CEST) technology in the evaluation... (Source: BMC Medical Imaging)
Source: BMC Medical Imaging - January 13, 2020 Category: Radiology Authors: Yonggui Yang, Xiaobo Qu, Yihui Huang, Khan Afsar, Gen Yan, Gang Guo and Shaoyin Duan Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Assessing and reducing PET radiotracer infiltration rates: a single center experience in injection quality monitoring methods and quality improvement
Successful injection of radiolabeled compounds is critical for positron emission tomography (PET) imaging. A poor quality injection limits the tracer availability in the body and can impact diagnostic results.... (Source: BMC Medical Imaging)
Source: BMC Medical Imaging - January 10, 2020 Category: Radiology Authors: Dustin R. Osborne, Shelley N. Acuff, Michael Fang, Melissa D. Weaver and Yitong Fu Tags: Research article Source Type: research

An enhanced adaptive non-local means algorithm for Rician noise reduction in magnetic resonance brain images
The Rician noise formed in magnetic resonance (MR) imaging greatly reduced the accuracy and reliability of subsequent analysis, and most of the existing denoising methods are suitable for Gaussian noise rather... (Source: BMC Medical Imaging)
Source: BMC Medical Imaging - January 6, 2020 Category: Radiology Authors: Kaixin Chen, Xiao Lin, Xing Hu, Jiayao Wang, Han Zhong and Linhua Jiang Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Pre-contrast T1 and cartilage thickness as confounding factors in dGEMRIC when evaluating human cartilage adaptation to physical activity
The dGEMRIC (delayed Gadolinium-Enhanced MRI of Cartilage) technique has been used in numerous studies for quantitative in vivo evaluation of the relative glycosaminoglycan (GAG) content in cartilage. The purp... (Source: BMC Medical Imaging)
Source: BMC Medical Imaging - December 31, 2019 Category: Radiology Authors: Carl Johan Tiderius, Zana K. Hawezi, Lars E. Olsson and Leif E. Dahlberg Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Reduced regional flow in the left ventricle after anterior acute myocardial infarction: a case control study using 4D flow MRI
Acute myocardial infarction (AMI) alters left ventricular (LV) hemodynamics, resulting in decreased global LV ejection fraction and global LV kinetic energy. We hypothesize that anterior AMI effects localized ... (Source: BMC Medical Imaging)
Source: BMC Medical Imaging - December 30, 2019 Category: Radiology Authors: Philip A. Corrado, Jacob A. Macdonald, Christopher J. Fran çois, Niti R. Aggarwal, Jonathan W. Weinsaft and Oliver Wieben Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Feasibility evaluation of micro-optical coherence tomography ( μOCT) for rapid brain tumor type and grade discriminations: μOCT images versus pathology
Precise identification, discrimination and assessment of central nervous system (CNS) tumors is of critical importance to brain neoplasm treatment. Due to the complexity and limited resolutions of the existing... (Source: BMC Medical Imaging)
Source: BMC Medical Imaging - December 30, 2019 Category: Radiology Authors: Xiaojun Yu, Chi Hu, Wenfei Zhang, Jie Zhou, Qianshan Ding, M. T. Sadiq, Zeming Fan, Zhaohui Yuan and Linbo Liu Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Automated classification of dense calcium tissues in gray-scale intravascular ultrasound images using a deep belief network
IVUS is widely used to quantitatively assess coronary artery disease. The purpose of this study was to automatically characterize dense calcium (DC) tissue in the gray scale intravascular ultrasound (IVUS) ima... (Source: BMC Medical Imaging)
Source: BMC Medical Imaging - December 30, 2019 Category: Radiology Authors: Juhwan Lee, Yoo Na Hwang, Ga Young Kim, Ji Yean Kwon and Sung Min Kim Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Association between basilar artery configuration and Vessel Wall features: a prospective high-resolution magnetic resonance imaging study
The relationship between intracranial vessel configuration and wall features remains poorly investigated. Therefore, we aimed to investigate the relationship between the distal and proximal anatomical configur... (Source: BMC Medical Imaging)
Source: BMC Medical Imaging - December 26, 2019 Category: Radiology Authors: Ziqi Xu, Mingyao Li, Zhikai Hou, Jinhao Lyu, Na Zhang, Xin Lou, Zhongrong Miao and Ning Ma Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Comparative evaluation of image registration methods with different interest regions in lung cancer radiotherapy
Lung cancer is a leading cause of morbidity and mortality worldwide. Radiotherapy for lung cancer is beneficial in both the radical and palliative settings, and technologic advances in recent years now afford ... (Source: BMC Medical Imaging)
Source: BMC Medical Imaging - December 26, 2019 Category: Radiology Authors: Xiaohui Cao, Ming Liu, Fushan Zhai, Nan Li, Feng Li, Chaoen Bao, Yinliang Liu and Gang Chen Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Time-lapse angiography of the ocular fundus: a new video-angiography
Ocular fundus angiography is an indispensable component of the tests utilized for fundus diseases. Dynamic angiography results can provide additional information; however, many difficulties remain. In this stu... (Source: BMC Medical Imaging)
Source: BMC Medical Imaging - December 19, 2019 Category: Radiology Authors: Chufeng Gu, Jili Chen, Tong Su and Qinghua Qiu Tags: Technical advance Source Type: research

Diagnostic accuracy of multi-slice computed tomography in children with Abernethy malformation
Abernethy malformation is a rare congenital abnormality. Imaging examination is an important method for the diagnosis. The purpose of this study was to demonstrate manifestations of multi-slice computed tomogr... (Source: BMC Medical Imaging)
Source: BMC Medical Imaging - December 17, 2019 Category: Radiology Authors: Chen Guo, Yu-Min Zhong, Qian Wang, Li-Wei Hu, Xiao-Hong Gu, Hong Shao, Wei Wu, Jian-Feng Cao and Hai-Sheng Qiu Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Inter and intra-reliability of ultrasonography for the measurement of abdominal subcutaneous & visceral adipose tissue thickness at 12  weeks gestation
This study outlines a... (Source: BMC Medical Imaging)
Source: BMC Medical Imaging - December 17, 2019 Category: Radiology Authors: Alexandra Cremona, Kevin Hayes, Clodagh S. O ’Gorman, Ciara Ní Laighin, Khadijah I. Ismail, Alan E. Donnelly, Jill Hamilton and Amanda Cotter Tags: Technical advance Source Type: research

Evaluation of venous pathology of the lower extremities with triggered angiography non-contrast-enhanced magnetic resonance imaging
To explore the diagnostic performance of triggered angiography non-contrast-enhanced magnetic resonance imaging (TRANCE-MRI) for the evaluation of venous pathology of the lower extremity. (Source: BMC Medical Imaging)
Source: BMC Medical Imaging - December 17, 2019 Category: Radiology Authors: Yao-Kuang Huang, Yuan-Hsi Tseng, Chih-Hung Lin, Yuan-Hsiung Tsai, Yin-Chen Hsu, Shih-Chung Wang and Chien-Wei Chen Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Magnetic resonance imaging findings of idiopathic granulomatous mastitis: can it be an indirect sign of treatment success or fail?
(Source: BMC Medical Imaging)
Source: BMC Medical Imaging - December 16, 2019 Category: Radiology Authors: Ay şegül Altunkeser, Fatma Zeynep Arslan and Mehmet Ali Eryılmaz Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Ultrasound assessment of tensile stress in carotid arteries of healthy human subjects with varying age
Arterial remodeling is thought to reflect the adaptation of the vessel wall to mechanical and hemodynamic stimuli and contributes to the progression of cardiovascular and cerebrovascular diseases. Tensile stre... (Source: BMC Medical Imaging)
Source: BMC Medical Imaging - November 29, 2019 Category: Radiology Authors: Xianghong Luo, Lianfang Du and Zhaojun Li Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Evaluation of microvascular changes in the perifoveal vascular network using optical coherence tomography angiography (OCTA) in type I diabetes mellitus: a large scale prospective trial
Diabetic retinopathy (DR) is the leading cause of blindness in type 1 Diabetes Mellitus (DM) patients, as a consequence of impaired blood flow in the retina. Optical coherence tomography angiography (OCTA) is ... (Source: BMC Medical Imaging)
Source: BMC Medical Imaging - November 21, 2019 Category: Radiology Authors: Javier Zarranz-Ventura, Marina Barraso, Anibal Al é-Chilet, Teresa Hernandez, Cristian Oliva, Jesus Gascón, Anna Sala-Puigdollers, Marc Figueras-Roca, Irene Vinagre, Emilio Ortega, Enric Esmatjes and Alfredo Adan Tags: Study protocol Source Type: research

A comparative analysis of diffusion-weighted imaging and ultrasound in thyroid nodules
Diffusion-weighted imaging (DWI) and ultrasound are commonly used methods to examine thyroid nodules, but their comparative value is rarely studied. We evaluated the utility of DWI and ultrasound in differenti... (Source: BMC Medical Imaging)
Source: BMC Medical Imaging - November 21, 2019 Category: Radiology Authors: Weidan Kong, Xiuhui Yue, Jiliang Ren and Xiaofeng Tao Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Adding trans-abdominal elastography to the diagnostic tool for an ileal gastrointestinal stromal tumor: a case report
Diagnosis of gastrointestinal stromal tumors (GISTs) in the distal small intestine is difficult by endoscopic ultrasound. This is the first reported case of an ileal GIST, which is diagnosed by transabdominal ... (Source: BMC Medical Imaging)
Source: BMC Medical Imaging - November 15, 2019 Category: Radiology Authors: Wan-Ching Lien, Po-Chu Lee, Min-Tsan Lin, Chih-Heng Chang and Hsiu-Po Wang Tags: Case report Source Type: research

Gadoxetate-enhanced dynamic contrast-enhanced MRI for evaluation of liver function and liver fibrosis in preclinical trials
To facilitate translational drug development for liver fibrosis, preclinical trials need to be run in parallel with clinical research. Liver function estimation by gadoxetate-enhanced dynamic contrast-enhanced... (Source: BMC Medical Imaging)
Source: BMC Medical Imaging - November 15, 2019 Category: Radiology Authors: Jimi Huh, Su Jung Ham, Young Chul Cho, Bumwoo Park, Bohyun Kim, Chul-Woong Woo, Yoonseok Choi, Dong-Cheol Woo and Kyung Won Kim Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Localising occult prostate cancer metastasis with advanced imaging techniques (LOCATE trial): a prospective cohort, observational diagnostic accuracy trial investigating whole –body magnetic resonance imaging in radio-recurrent prostate cancer
Accurate whole-body staging following biochemical relapse in prostate cancer is vital in determining the optimum disease management. Current imaging guidelines recommend various imaging platforms such as compu... (Source: BMC Medical Imaging)
Source: BMC Medical Imaging - November 15, 2019 Category: Radiology Authors: Sola Adeleke, Arash Latifoltojar, Harbir Sidhu, Myria Galazi, Taimur T. Shah, Joey Clemente, Reena Davda, Heather Ann Payne, Manil D. Chouhan, Maria Lioumi, Sue Chua, Alex Freeman, Manuel Rodriguez-Justo, Anthony Coolen, Sachin Vadgama, Steve Morris & hel Tags: Study protocol Source Type: research

MRI-based radiomics of rectal cancer: preoperative assessment of the pathological features
This study aimed to evaluate the significance of MRI-based radiomics model derived from high-resolution T2-weighted images (T2WIs) in predicting tumor pathological features of rectal cancer. (Source: BMC Medical Imaging)
Source: BMC Medical Imaging - November 12, 2019 Category: Radiology Authors: Xiaolu Ma, Fu Shen, Yan Jia, Yuwei Xia, Qihua Li and Jianping Lu Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Clinical manifestations and multi-slice computed tomography characteristics of solid pseudopapillary neoplasms of the pancreas between males and females
This study aimed to analyze the clinical and multi-slice computer tomography (MSCT) features of patients with SPN... (Source: BMC Medical Imaging)
Source: BMC Medical Imaging - November 12, 2019 Category: Radiology Authors: Shuguang Shi, Ying Zhou and Chunhong Hu Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Evaluating the performance of convolutional neural networks with direct acyclic graph architectures in automatic segmentation of breast lesion in US images
Outlining lesion contours in Ultra Sound (US) breast images is an important step in breast cancer diagnosis. Malignant lesions infiltrate the surrounding tissue, generating irregular contours, with spiculation... (Source: BMC Medical Imaging)
Source: BMC Medical Imaging - November 8, 2019 Category: Radiology Authors: Marly Guimar ães Fernandes Costa, João Paulo Mendes Campos, Gustavo de Aquino e Aquino, Wagner Coelho de Albuquerque Pereira and Cícero Ferreira Fernandes Costa Filho Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Comparing complications of urethral stricture across various ages: a retrospective analysis of findings from retrograde urethrogram and voiding cysto-urethrogram over 10  years
To determine the rate and the distribution of the structural defects in the urinary bladder complicating urethral stricture in men, and to compare the complications observed in the younger patients to those ob... (Source: BMC Medical Imaging)
Source: BMC Medical Imaging - October 29, 2019 Category: Radiology Authors: Ikenna I. Nnabugwu, Augustine C. Onuh, Solomon K. Anyimba and Samuel O. Mgbor Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Potential use of a diluted high-relaxivity gadolinium-based intra-articular contrast agent for magnetic resonance arthrography: an in-vitro study
Magnetic resonance arthrography (MRA) requires intra-articular injection of gadolinium-based diluted paramagnetic contrast material. To our knowledge, gadobenate dimeglumine (Gd-BOPTA) has never been used for ... (Source: BMC Medical Imaging)
Source: BMC Medical Imaging - October 25, 2019 Category: Radiology Authors: Carmelo Messina, Domenico Albano, Davide Orlandi, Vito Chianca, Angelo Corazza, Federica Ferrari, Salvatore Gitto and Luca Maria Sconfienza Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Half-body MRI volumetry of abdominal adipose tissue in patients with obesity
The purpose of this study was to determine to what extent the whole volumes of abdominal subcutaneous (ASAT) and visceral adipose tissue (VAT) of patients with obesity can be predicted by using data of one bod... (Source: BMC Medical Imaging)
Source: BMC Medical Imaging - October 22, 2019 Category: Radiology Authors: Nicolas Linder, Kilian Solty, Anna Hartmann, Tobias Eggebrecht, Matthias Bl üher, Roland Stange and Harald Busse Tags: Technical advance Source Type: research

Comparison of conventional and Si-photomultiplier-based PET systems for image quality and diagnostic performance
A new generation of positron emission tomography with computed tomography (PET-CT) was recently introduced using silicon (Si) photomultiplier (PM)-based technology. Our aim was to compare the image quality and... (Source: BMC Medical Imaging)
Source: BMC Medical Imaging - October 22, 2019 Category: Radiology Authors: Jenny Oddstig, Sigrid Leide Svegborn, Helen Almquist, Ulrika Bitz én, Sabine Garpered, Fredrik Hedeer, Cecilia Hindorf, Jonas Jögi, Lena Jönsson, David Minarik, Richard Petersson, Annika Welinder, Per Wollmer and Elin Trägårdh Tags: Research article Source Type: research

The use of non-contrast-enhanced MRI to evaluate serial changes in endoleaks after aortic stenting: a case report
Aortic dissection is a life-threatening syndrome that sometimes requires emergency intervention, and endovascular aortic aneurysm repair (EVAR) is a treatment option. Long-term image follow-up is also required... (Source: BMC Medical Imaging)
Source: BMC Medical Imaging - October 22, 2019 Category: Radiology Authors: Yu-Li Lee, Yao-Kuang Huang, Li-Sheng Hsu, Pang-Yen Chen and Chien-Wei Chen Tags: Case report Source Type: research

Ataxia as the main manifestation of tumor-like primary angiitis of the central nervous system: a case report and literature review
Primary angiitis of the central nervous system (PACNS) is a rare disease, and tumor-like primary angiitis of the central nervous system is even rarer. Histopathology is the gold standard for tumor-mimicking PA... (Source: BMC Medical Imaging)
Source: BMC Medical Imaging - October 15, 2019 Category: Radiology Authors: Yu-Jing Huang, Li Zhang, Ying Mao and Guang-Xian Nan Tags: Case report Source Type: research

Development of a novel radioligand for imaging 18-kD translocator protein (TSPO) in a rat model of Parkinson ’s disease
The inflammation reaction in the brain may stimulate damage repair or possibly lead to secondary brain injury. It is often associated with activated microglia, which would overexpress 18-kDa translocator prote... (Source: BMC Medical Imaging)
Source: BMC Medical Imaging - September 18, 2019 Category: Radiology Authors: Chun-Yi Wu, Yang-Yi Chen, Jia-Jia Lin, Jui-Ping Li, Jen-Kun Chen, Te-Chun Hsieh and Chia-Hung Kao Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Combination of CEUS and MRI for the diagnosis of periampullary space-occupying lesions: a retrospective analysis
The value of magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), contrast-enhanced ultrasound (CEUS), and the combination of CEUS and MRI (CCWM) for the diagnosis of periampullary space-occupying lesions (PSOL) was investigated. (Source: BMC Medical Imaging)
Source: BMC Medical Imaging - September 2, 2019 Category: Radiology Authors: Xin-Pei Chen, Jiang Liu, Jing Zhou, Peng-Cheng Zhou, Jian Shu, Lu-Lu Xu, Bo Li and Song Su Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Perfusion imaging with 320-slice spiral computed tomography and color-coded digital subtraction angiography for assessing acute skeletal muscle ischemia-reperfusion injury in a rabbit model
In recent years, skeletal muscle-related ischemia-reperfusion injury (IRI) has become more common. IRI can lead to severe limb injuries, multiple organ failure, and even death in some cases. However, there is ... (Source: BMC Medical Imaging)
Source: BMC Medical Imaging - August 28, 2019 Category: Radiology Authors: Chengzhi Li, Xingyi Liu, Huimin You, Hong Zhang, Yuqi Liu and Yan Zhang Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Value of virtual monochromatic spectral image of dual-layer spectral detector CT with noise reduction algorithm for image quality improvement in obese simulated body phantom
Dual-layer spectral detector CT (SDCT) may provide several theoretical advantages over pre-existing DECT approaches in terms of adjustment-free sampling number and dose modulation, beam hardening correction, a... (Source: BMC Medical Imaging)
Source: BMC Medical Imaging - August 28, 2019 Category: Radiology Authors: Hyo-Jin Kang, Jeong Min Lee, Sang Min Lee, Hyun Kyung Yang, Ri Hyeon Kim, Ju Gang Nam, Aruna Karnawat and Joon Koo Han Tags: Research article Source Type: research