Diagnostic accuracy of contrast-enhanced ultrasound for renal cell carcinoma: a meta-analysis

  title={Diagnostic accuracy of contrast-enhanced ultrasound for renal cell carcinoma: a meta-analysis},
  author={Cong Wang and Chong Yu and Fang Yang and Guang Yang},
  journal={Tumor Biology},
This meta-analysis aimed to identify the accuracy of contrast-enhanced ultrasonography (CEUS) for the diagnosis of renal cell carcinoma (RCC). We searched PubMed, Web of Science, Google Scholar, Cochrane Library, CISCOM, CINAHL, EBSCO, and CBM databases from inception through August 1, 2013 without language restrictions. Meta-analysis was conducted using STATA version 12.0 and Meta-Disc version 1.4 softwares. We calculated the summary statistics for sensitivity (Sen), specificity (Spe… CONTINUE READING
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