The relationship between vascular and metabolic characteristics of primary breast tumours

@article{Semple2004TheRB,
  title={The relationship between vascular and metabolic characteristics of primary breast tumours},
  author={Scott I. Semple and Fiona J. Gilbert and Thomas W. Redpath and Roger T. Staff and Trevor S. Ahearn and Andrew E. Welch and Steven D. Heys and Andrew W. Hutcheon and Elizabeth H. Smyth and Shailesh Chaturvedi},
  journal={European Radiology},
  year={2004},
  volume={14},
  pages={2038-2045}
}
The objective of this study was to investigate the relationship between vascular and metabolic characteristics of breast tumours in vivo, using contrast-enhanced dynamic MRI and 2-[18F] fluoro-2-deoxy-d-glucose (FDG) PET imaging. Twenty patients with large or locally advanced primary breast cancers were imaged prior to therapy. MRI data were acquired using… CONTINUE READING