Pulmonary MRI—a new approach for the evaluation of febrile neutropenic patients with malignancies

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Immunocompromised patients with malignant diseases often suffer from pulmonary infections. Early detection of these life-threatening infections is crucial to start effective treatment. The gold standard for the diagnosis of these disorders is high-resolution computed tomography (HR-CT) of the chest. This method, however, has limitations, for instance, in… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00520-007-0346-4

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