DWI for Assessment of Rectal Cancer Nodes After Chemoradiotherapy: Is the Absence of Nodes at DWI Proof of a Negative Nodal Status?

Miriam M. van Heeswijk, Doenja M. J. Lambregts*, Walter M. Palm, Babs M. F. Hendriks, Monique Maas, Geerard L. Beets, Regina G. H. Beets-Tan

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)W79-W84
Number of pages6
JournalAmerican Journal of Roentgenology
Volume208
Issue number3
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Mar 2017

Keywords

  • DWI
  • locally advanced rectal cancer
  • lymph node staging
  • nodal restaging
  • organ preservation
  • TRANSANAL ENDOSCOPIC MICROSURGERY
  • MESORECTAL LYMPH-NODES
  • PREOPERATIVE CHEMORADIOTHERAPY
  • CHEMORADIATION THERAPY
  • RADIATION-THERAPY
  • COMPLETE RESPONSE
  • TUMOR
  • MRI
  • IDENTIFICATION
  • CHEMOTHERAPY

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