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Imaging criteria for assessing tumour response: RECIST, mRECIST, Cheson.
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PMID:  24951349     Owner:  NLM     Status:  Publisher    
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Most methods define a limited number of "target" lesions to be measured and other "non-target" lesions to be evaluated qualitatively. RECIST criteria are the most widely used although other criteria have been proposed that are derived from them based on size alone, or size and attenuation. Modified RECIST (mRECIST) criteria only concern hepatocellular carcinoma and only take into account the viable portion (enhanced after injection during the arterial phase). Cheson criteria are more complex as target lesions are defined differently depending on the organ (lymph nodes, liver or spleen, other organs), and involve both CT and PET scans, as well as the clinical examination and bone marrow biopsy.
Authors:
L Fournier; S Ammari; R Thiam; C-A Cuénod
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Publication Detail:
Type:  JOURNAL ARTICLE     Date:  2014-6-17
Journal Detail:
Title:  Diagnostic and interventional imaging     Volume:  -     ISSN:  2211-5684     ISO Abbreviation:  Diagn Interv Imaging     Publication Date:  2014 Jun 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2014-6-21     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  101568499     Medline TA:  Diagn Interv Imaging     Country:  -    
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Languages:  ENG     Pagination:  -     Citation Subset:  -    
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Copyright © 2014 Éditions françaises de radiologie. Published by Elsevier Masson SAS. All rights reserved.
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