As obesity rates continue to rise, the radiology community struggles with how to confront the challenges of imaging bariatric patients.
MRI Follow-Up May Not Be Necessary Following Breast MRI-Guided Vacuum-Assisted Biopsy
Breast MRI–guided vacuum-assisted biopsy has a low false omission rate, so MRI follow-up may not be warranted.
MRI Exam Delays Often Unrelated to Contrast Administration
Over 16 percent of MRI exams are delayed because of unanticipated events.
MRI Helps Assess Complications Following Sex-Reassignment Surgery
Magnetic resonance imaging following sex-reassignment surgery helps clinicians assess post-operative anatomy and complications that may occur.
Reduction of Radiation Not Recommended for 18F-FDG-PET/MRI of Abdomen
Image quality may be affected if reduced doses in 18F-FDG-PET/MRI are used for abdominal examinations.
Machine-Learning May Assist in Classifying Knee MRIs
Knee MRIs with natural language processing may help classify imaging reports.
MRI May Help Determine Treatment for Patients with Depression
Magnetic resonance imaging may help physicians determine which patients with depression would have better success with medication and which with psychotherapy.
Cancer Center Second Opinions on Breast Images May Change Interpretation, Treatment
Breast images performed outside cancer centers may be interpreted differently if reinterpreted at a cancer center.
Image IQ: 5 Hardest Quizzes
We've stumped you before, so give them another try: our 5 hardest Image IQs.
MRI Shows Mountain Climbers Face Higher Risk of Brain Bleeds
CHICAGO — High-altitude cerebral edema, the end stage of severe acute mountain sickness — once thought to be reversible — causes microbleeding on the brain.
42 y/o, Chest Pain
Case History: 42-year-old patient presented with chest pain.
Case History: 67-year-old female presented with one week of vision problems.
Jaw Pain While Chewing
Case History: 24-year-old female with pain while chewing and locking of jaw.
MGUS, Shoulder Pain, Swelling
Case History: 62-year-old male with proven case of monoclonal gammopathy of unknown significance with shoulder swelling, pain.
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