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Sarcopenia: Prevalence, and Impact on Operative and Oncologic Outcomes in the Multimodal Management of Locally Advanced Esophageal Cancer
Objective: The aim of this article was to study the prevalence and significance of sarcopenia in the multimodal management of locally advanced esophageal cancer (LAEC), and to assess its independentExpand
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FIGO staging system for endometrial cancer: added benefits of MR imaging.
Endometrial cancer is the most commonly diagnosed gynecologic malignancy in the United States. This pathologic condition is staged with the International Federation of Gynecology and ObstetricsExpand
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Evaluation of depth of myometrial invasion and overall staging in endometrial cancer: comparison of diffusion-weighted and dynamic contrast-enhanced MR imaging.
PURPOSE To compare the diagnostic performance of diffusion-weighted (DW) magnetic resonance (MR) imaging with that of dynamic contrast material-enhanced (DCE) MR imaging in evaluating the depth ofExpand
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Survey of medical students and junior house doctors on the effects of medical radiation: is medical education deficient?
BackgroundWe investigated the knowledge of ionising radiation among medical students and junior doctors in Ireland and assessed whether this knowledge improved with clinical experience.MethodsA totalExpand
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Antibiotic prophylaxis in interventional radiology--anything new?
  • P. Beddy, J. Ryan
  • Medicine
  • Techniques in vascular and interventional…
  • 1 June 2006
Every interventional procedure can result in infective complications. Generally the incidence is low; however, with newer and more aggressive techniques the infection risk is more prevalent and canExpand
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Inguinal hernia repair protects testicular function: a prospective study of open and laparoscopic herniorraphy.
BACKGROUND Despite the frequency of open and laparoscopic herniorraphy the effect of the hernia and subsequent repair on testicular function is unknown. Our objective was to determine if there is anExpand
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T1-weighted fat-suppressed imaging of the pelvis with a dual-echo Dixon technique: initial clinical experience.
PURPOSE To compare the image quality of water-only images generated from a dual-echo Dixon technique with that of standard fast spin-echo T1-weighted chemical shift fat-suppressed images obtained inExpand
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Metabolic syndrome and leptin are associated with adverse pathological features in male colorectal cancer patients
Aim  Metabolic syndrome (MetS) describes a clustering of factors including central obesity, hypertension and raised plasma glucose, triglycerides and high‐density lipoprotein (HDL) cholesterol.Expand
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Role of MRI in intracavitary brachytherapy for cervical cancer: what the radiologist needs to know.
OBJECTIVE Intracavitary brachytherapy has an important role in treating cervical cancer. MRI is the optimal imaging technique to visualize the intracavitary brachytherapy probes and MRI-guidedExpand
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Imaging features of extrapulmonary small cell carcinoma.
Small cell carcinoma accounts for approximately 20% of lung cancers; however, it rarely occurs at other sites. Extrapulmonary small cell carcinoma (EPSCC) is notoriously aggressive with a strongExpand
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