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What’s new in Liver Imaging – March 2021

  Targetoid appearance on T2-weighted imaging and signs of tumor vascular involvement: diagnostic value for differentiating HCC from other primary liver carcinomas Cannella, R., Fraum, T.J., Ludwig, D.R. et al. Eur Radiol (2021). Available from: https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s00330-021-07743-x Keywords: Hepatocellular carcinoma, Intrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma, Magnetic resonance imaging. Clinical question: Can targetoid appearance on T2WI and signs of tumor vascular involvement be […]

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What’s new in Liver Imaging – January 2021

LIVER: US   Enhancement patterns of small hepatocellular carcinoma (≤ 30 mm) on contrast-enhanced ultrasound: Correlation with clinicopathologic characteristics. Fan PL, Ding H, Mao F, et al. Eur J Radiol. Elsevier Ireland Ltd; 2020;132. Available from: http://www.ejradiology.com/article/S0720048X20305301/fulltext Keywords: CEUS, HCC Clinical question: What are the clinical implications of various enhancement patterns that can be seen on […]

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What’s new in Liver Imaging – November 2020

HCC   The Liver Imaging Reporting and Data System tumor-in-vein category: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Kim DH, Choi SH, Park SH, et al. Eur Radiol. Springer; 2020;1–10. Available from: http://link.springer.com/10.1007/s00330-020-07282-x. Keywords: LI-RADS, MRI, CT, HCC Clinical question: What is the underlying etiology in cases of LR-TIV? Reason for heterogeneity in reports using the LR-TIV […]

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What’s new in Liver Imaging – September 2020

In this blog, we provide a synopsis of the latest in Liver Imaging published during the month of August 2020 in addition to an editorial comment by our guest editor for this month, Venkateswar R. Surabhi, MD, Professor of Radiology at the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston.   Hepatocellular Carcinoma Application of […]

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What’s new in Liver Imaging – August 2020

Hepatocellular Carcinoma CT and MRI Liver Imaging Reporting and Data System Version 2018 for Hepatocellular Carcinoma: A Systematic Review With Meta-Analysis Lee S, Kim Y-Y, Shin J, et al. J Am Coll Radiol [Internet]. Elsevier; 2020 [cited 2020];0. Available from: https://linkinghub.elsevier.com/retrieve/pii/S154614402030644X Keywords: LI-RADS, diagnostic value, CT, MRI, HCC Clinical question: How well does LI-RADS detect […]

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What’s new in Liver Imaging – July 2020

LIVER CT IMAGING   Variability of quantitative measurements of metastatic liver lesions: a multi-radiation-dose-level and multi-reader comparison Ding Y, Marin D, Vernuccio F, Gonzalez F, Williamson H V., Becker H-C, et al. Variability of quantitative measurements of metastatic liver lesions: a multi-radiation-dose-level and multi-reader comparison. Abdom Radiol [Internet]. 2020 Jun 10 [cited 2020 Jun 17];1–11. […]

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