Dual-energy CT can detect malignant lymph nodes in rectal cancer.


BACKGROUND There is a need for an accurate and operator independent method to assess the lymph node status to provide the most optimal personalized treatment for rectal cancer patients. This study evaluates whether Dual Energy Computed Tomography (DECT) could contribute to the preoperative lymph node assessment, and compared it to Magnetic Resonance Imaging… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.ejrad.2017.02.005