Recognising pitfalls in assessment of tumours by diffusion-weighted MRI: A pictorial essay

Bimal Kumar Parameswaran, Eddie Lau, Nicholas J. Ferris

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Abstract

Summary Diffusion-weighted imaging (DWI) has become an integral part of MRI. Knowledge of the basic principles of DWI and its pitfalls are imperative in the proper application of this technique. We illustrate potential pitfalls of DWI in oncologic imaging.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)188-194
Number of pages7
JournalJournal of Medical Imaging and Radiation Oncology
Volume59
Issue number2
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1 Apr 2015

Keywords

  • diffusion
  • MRI
  • oncologic imaging
  • pitfall
  • tumour

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