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Publication Name World Journal of Radiology
Manuscript ID 8593
Country/Territory Japan
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2014-01-03 14:55
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2014-06-28 15:27
ISSN 1949-8470 (online)
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Publisher Baishideng Publishing Group Inc, 7041 Koll Center Parkway, Suite 160, Pleasanton, CA 94566, USA
Website http://www.wjgnet.com
Category Urology and Nephrology
Manuscript Type Review
Article Title Diffusion-weighted magnetic resonance imaging in management of bladder cancer, particularly with multimodal bladder-sparing strategy
Manuscript Source Invited Manuscript
All Author List Soichiro Yoshida, Fumitaka Koga, Shuichiro Kobayashi, Hiroshi Tanaka, Shiro Satoh, Yasuhisa Fujii and Kazunori Kihara
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Corresponding Author Fumitaka Koga, MD, PhD, Department of Urology, Tokyo Metropolitan Cancer and Infectious diseases Center Komagome Hospital, 3-18-22 Honkomagome, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo 113-8677, Japan. f-koga@cick.jp
Key Words Diffusion magnetic resonance imaging; Bladder cancer; Urothelial carcinoma; Chemotherapy; Radiotherapy
Core Tip Diffusion-weighted magnetic resonance imaging (DW-MRI) is a functional imaging increasingly applied in the management of bladder cancer. This imaging offers unique information reflecting physiological character of the tissues by quantifying the diffusion of water molecules. DW-MRI provides accurate information for the diagnosis of bladder cancer in a noninvasive manner. Furthermore, growing evidence has emerged showing that DW-MRI can serve as an imaging biomarker of bladder cancer for assessing biologic aggressiveness and therapeutic sensitivity and for monitoring the therapeutic response. This review focuses on the potential role of DW-MRI in multimodal organ-preservation strategies for bladder cancer.
Publish Date 2014-06-28 15:27
Citation Yoshida S, Koga F, Kobayashi S, Tanaka H, Satoh S, Fujii Y, Kihara K. Diffusion-weighted magnetic resonance imaging in management of bladder cancer, particularly with multimodal bladder-sparing strategy. World J Radiol 2014; 6(6): 344-354
Url http://www.wjgnet.com/1949-8470/full/v6/i6/344.htm
DOI http://dx.doi.org/10.4329/wjr.v6.i6.344
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