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Imaging of pediatric desmoplastic small-round-cell tumor with pathologic correlation.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  23146167     Owner:  NLM     Status:  In-Data-Review    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Desmoplastic small-round-cell tumors are rare aggressive malignancies that belong to the "small round blue cell" tumor family. They predominantly affect the abdomen in adolescent and young adult males. Computed tomography is currently the modality of choice both for diagnosis and follow-up assessment. In this review, the authors provide a concise yet comprehensive discussion of this condition with emphasis on the imaging findings. Pathologic correlation, differential diagnostic considerations, and treatment will also be presented.
Authors:
Ramesh S Iyer; Gwen Schaunaman; Sumit Pruthi; Laura S Finn
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Current problems in diagnostic radiology     Volume:  42     ISSN:  1535-6302     ISO Abbreviation:  Curr Probl Diagn Radiol     Publication Date:  2013 Jan 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2012-11-13     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7607123     Medline TA:  Curr Probl Diagn Radiol     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  26-32     Citation Subset:  IM    
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Copyright © 2013 Mosby, Inc. All rights reserved.
Affiliation:
Department of Radiology, Seattle Children's Hospital, Seattle, WA. Electronic address: riyer@uw.edu.
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