Clear Cell Renal Cell Carcinoma: Associations Between CT Features and Patient Survival.

@article{Htker2016ClearCR,
  title={Clear Cell Renal Cell Carcinoma: Associations Between CT Features and Patient Survival.},
  author={Andreas M. H{\"o}tker and Christoph A. Karlo and Junting Zheng and Chaya S. Moskowitz and Paul Russo and Hedvig Hricak and Oguz Akin},
  journal={AJR. American journal of roentgenology},
  year={2016},
  volume={206 5},
  pages={1023-30}
}
OBJECTIVE The objective of this study was to investigate associations between CT features and survival in patients with clear cell renal cell carcinoma (ccRCC). MATERIALS AND METHODS The study included 763 patients with histopathologically confirmed ccRCC who underwent preoperative contrast-enhanced CT between 1999 and 2011. Imaging features, both qualitative (cystic tumor, necrosis, tumor contact with renal sinus, renal vein invasion, peritumoral stranding, and peritumoral neovascularity… CONTINUE READING