Therapy response evaluation of malignant lymphoma in a multicenter study: comparison of manual and semiautomatic measurements in CT.

  title={Therapy response evaluation of malignant lymphoma in a multicenter study: comparison of manual and semiautomatic measurements in CT.},
  author={Johannes Wessling and Christoph Sch{\"u}lke and R. Koch and N. Kohlhase and L. H. Wassenaar and R. M. Mesters and Anna J. H{\"o}ink and M D Anastasi and Martina Karpitschka and Michael Fabel and Asmus Wulff and Daniel Pinto dos Santos and Andreas Kie{\ss}ling and Anno Graser and Lars Bornemann and Volker Dicken and Walter Heindel and Boris Buerke},
  journal={RoFo : Fortschritte auf dem Gebiete der Rontgenstrahlen und der Nuklearmedizin},
  volume={186 8},
  • J. Wessling, C. Schülke, B. Buerke
  • Published 4 February 2014
  • Medicine
  • RoFo : Fortschritte auf dem Gebiete der Rontgenstrahlen und der Nuklearmedizin
PURPOSE Comparison of manual one-/bi-dimensional measurements versus semi-automatically derived one-/bi-dimensional and volumetric measurements for therapy response evaluation of malignant lymphoma during CT follow-up examinations in a multicenter setting. MATERIALS AND METHODS MSCT data sets of patients with malignant lymphoma were evaluated before (baseline) and after two cycles of chemotherapy (follow-up) at radiological centers of five university hospitals. The long axis diameter (LAD… 

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