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Serial computed tomographic (CT) scans of 200 patients with malignant testicular teratomas were reviewed. Of the 200 patients, 120 were treated with chemotherapy for metastatic disease; 80 patients with no evidence of metastases (stage I disease) received no treatment and served as a control group. CT was performed at regular intervals for ongoing follow-up(More)
A 39 year old woman was admitted to a maternity unit at 34 weeks' gestation with nausea, vomiting, and jaundice. Her condition deteriorated, and she was transferred to hospital, deeply unconscious and hypotensive. The diagnosis of acute fatty liver of pregnancy was initially suggested by the typical history of prodromal malaise and vomiting and the rapid(More)
Percutaneous transhepatic cholangiography (PTHC) is now a widely available, inexpensive investigation with a low incidence of complications, especially in the nonobstructed system, and a high success rate. Its role in the management of obstructive jaundice is well established but it is only infrequently performed in the investigation of persistent bile(More)
Four cases of focal sparing in otherwise diffuse fatty infiltration of the liver are reported. The characteristic features are described as shown at sonography, computed tomography (CT) and scintigraphy. It is emphasised that, with ultrasound, if the increased echogenicity of the majority of the liver is not appreciated, then the area of normal hepatic(More)
Purpose To assess whether individual reader performance with digital breast tomosynthesis (DBT) and two-dimensional (2D) mammography varies with number of years of experience or volume of 2D mammograms read. Materials and Methods After written informed consent was obtained, 8869 women (age range, 29-85 years; mean age, 56 years) were recruited into the(More)
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