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Relation among stenosis severity, myocardial blood flow, and flow reserve in patients with coronary artery disease.
BACKGROUND Coronary arteriography is considered the "gold standard" for evaluating the severity of a coronary stenosis. Because the resistance to blood flow through a stenotic lesion depends on a… Expand
Morphologic and functional imaging of malignant pleural mesothelioma.
- M. Yamamuro, V. Gerbaudo, R. Gill, F. Jacobson, D. Sugarbaker, H. Hatabu
- European journal of radiology
- 1 December 2007
Malignant pleural mesothelioma (MPM) is an aggressive tumor that arises from the pleura and frequently extends to adjacent structures. MPM cells produce and respond to many angiogenic factors, such… Expand
FDG-PET/CT Tumor Segmentation-Derived Indices of Metabolic Activity to Assess Response to Neoadjuvant Therapy and Progression-Free Survival in Esophageal Cancer: Correlation With Histopathology…
- Marcelo Mamede, Paula Abreu-e-Lima, M. R. Oliva, Vânia Nosé, H. Mamon, V. Gerbaudo
- American journal of clinical oncology
- 1 August 2007
Purpose:To evaluate the diagnostic and prognostic abilities of PET tumor segmentation-derived indices of metabolic activity for the assessment of response to neoadjuvant chemoradiotherapy and… Expand
Evaluation of the combined effects of target size, respiratory motion and background activity on 3D and 4D PET/CT images.
Gated (4D) PET/CT has the potential to greatly improve the accuracy of radiotherapy at treatment sites where internal organ motion is significant. However, the best methodology for applying 4D-PET/CT… Expand
Systemic chemotherapy decreases brain glucose metabolism
- Laura L. Horky, V. Gerbaudo, +5 authors J. Dietrich
- Annals of clinical and translational neurology
- 1 October 2014
Cancer patients may experience neurologic adverse effects, such as alterations in neurocognitive function, as a consequence of chemotherapy. The mechanisms underlying such neurotoxic syndromes remain… Expand
Intrathymic cyst: clinical and radiological features in surgically resected cases.
AIM To investigate radiological and clinical characteristics of pathologically proven cases of intrathymic cysts. MATERIALS AND METHODS The study population consisted of 18 patients (five males, 13… Expand
Pre-operative estimation of esophageal tumor metabolic length in FDG-PET images with surgical pathology confirmation
- Marcelo Mamede, G. E. Fakhri, Paula Abreu-e-Lima, William Gandler, Vânia Nosé, V. Gerbaudo
- Annals of nuclear medicine
- 25 December 2007
ObjectiveThe aim of this study was to evaluate a 3D tumor segmentation method for fluorodeoxyglucose positron emission tomography (FDG-PET) in the context of noninvasive estimation of tumor metabolic… Expand
Assessment of malignant pleural mesothelioma with (18)F-FDG dual-head gamma-camera coincidence imaging: comparison with histopathology.
- V. Gerbaudo, D. Sugarbaker, S. Britz-Cunningham, M. D. Di Carli, Charles Mauceri, S. Treves
- Journal of nuclear medicine : official…
- 1 September 2002
UNLABELLED Malignant pleural mesothelioma is an aggressive primary neoplasm for which early detection and accurate staging are known diagnostic challenges. The role of (18)F-FDG dual-head… Expand
PET/CT-guided percutaneous biopsy of abdominal masses: initial experience.
- S. Tatli, V. Gerbaudo, Christina M Feeley, P. Shyn, K. Tuncali, S. Silverman
- Journal of vascular and interventional radiology…
- 1 April 2011
PURPOSE To develop a technique for guiding percutaneous biopsies of abdominal masses in a positron emission tomography (PET)/computed tomography (CT) scanner, and test its feasibility and safety in… Expand
Imaging characteristics of pathologically proven thymic hyperplasia: identifying features that can differentiate true from lymphoid hyperplasia.
- T. Araki, L. Sholl, V. Gerbaudo, H. Hatabu, M. Nishino
- AJR. American journal of roentgenology
- 20 February 2014
OBJECTIVE The purpose of this article is to investigate the imaging characteristics of pathologically proven thymic hyperplasia and to identify features that can differentiate true hyperplasia from… Expand