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Soft-tissue tumors update: MR imaging features according to the WHO classification.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  16489439     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Soft-tissue tumors are a large and heterogeneous group of neoplasms. Hence, classification is often difficult. The most effective management decisions are made when a working group participates in the same diagnostic standard criteria in the evaluation of soft-tissue tumors. The purpose of this pictorial review is to highlight the new and the less well-known features on magnetic resonance (MR) imaging of soft-tissue tumors according to the World Health Organization (WHO) classification established in 2002. The article depicts the major changes of the WHO classification since it was established in 2002 and the most significant findings on MR imaging, thereby providing an update.
Authors:
Joan C Vilanova; Klaus Woertler; José A Narváez; Joaquim Barceló; Salutario J Martínez; Miguel Villalón; Josefina Miró
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article; Review     Date:  2006-02-18
Journal Detail:
Title:  European radiology     Volume:  17     ISSN:  0938-7994     ISO Abbreviation:  Eur Radiol     Publication Date:  2007 Jan 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2007-01-09     Completed Date:  2007-05-04     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9114774     Medline TA:  Eur Radiol     Country:  Germany    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  125-38     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Magnetic Resonance, Clínica Girona, Lorenzana, 36, 17002 Girona, Spain. kvilanova@comg.es
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Humans
Magnetic Resonance Imaging*
Soft Tissue Neoplasms / classification*,  pathology*
World Health Organization

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