Diffusion-weighted MRI to assess response to chemoradiotherapy in rectal cancer: main interpretation pitfalls and their use for teaching

Doenja M. J. Lambregts*, Miriam M. van Heeswijk, Andrea Delli Pizzi, Saskia G. C. van Elderen, Luisa Andrade, Nicky H. G. M. Peters, Peter A. M. Kint, Margreet Osinga-de Jong, Shandra Bipat, Rik Ooms, Max J. Lahaye, Monique Maas, Geerard L. Beets, Frans C. H. Bakers, Regina G. H. Beets-Tan

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)4445-4454
Number of pages10
JournalEuropean Radiology
Volume27
Issue number10
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Oct 2017

Keywords

  • Rectal neoplasms
  • Chemoradiotherapy
  • Magnetic resonance imaging
  • Diffusion magnetic resonance imaging
  • Diagnosis
  • NEOADJUVANT CHEMORADIATION THERAPY
  • COMPLETE CLINICAL-RESPONSE
  • RADIATION-THERAPY
  • FOLLOW-UP
  • TUMOR
  • MANAGEMENT
  • WAIT

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Lambregts, D. M. J., van Heeswijk, M. M., Delli Pizzi, A., van Elderen, S. G. C., Andrade, L., Peters, N. H. G. M., Kint, P. A. M., Osinga-de Jong, M., Bipat, S., Ooms, R., Lahaye, M. J., Maas, M., Beets, G. L., Bakers, F. C. H., & Beets-Tan, R. G. H. (2017). Diffusion-weighted MRI to assess response to chemoradiotherapy in rectal cancer: main interpretation pitfalls and their use for teaching. European Radiology, 27(10), 4445-4454. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00330-017-4830-z