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Holly Dushkin and Massimo Cristofanilli

therapy. Ultrasonography has been reported to detect up to 93% of ipsilateral axillary nodal involvement and up to 50% of infraclavicular, internal mammary, or supraclavicular nodal involvement. 19 The use of MRI has been found to be the most accurate test

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Katherine Cotangco, Mary Meram, and M. Patrick Lowe

pathology results revealed leiomyosarcoma, negative for estrogen and progesterone receptors. Fine-needle aspiration of a single lung nodule confirmed metastatic disease. Bone biopsy of her vertebral lesion was deferred secondary to location. However, MRI of

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Julian C. Hong, Matthew J. Boyer, Daphna Y. Spiegel, Christina D. Williams, Betty C. Tong, Scott L. Shofer, Michael J. Moravan, Michael J. Kelley, and Joseph K. Salama

therapy were classified as receiving platinum-based therapy. Patients documented in the VACCR as having undergone resection, surgery not otherwise specified, or tumor destruction were considered to have undergone surgery. Use of PET and brain MRI for

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Waleed A. Hassen, Farrok A. Karsan, Farhat Abbas, Yasar Beduk, Ahmed El-Khodary, Marwan Ghosn, Jamal Khader, Raja Khauli, Danny M. Rabah, Ali Shamseddine, and Sandy Srinivas

are generally available, MRI has more limited availability. Treatment The definitive and palliative treatment of prostate cancer has multiple regional challenges. Definitive treatment typically involves either surgery or radiotherapy, and

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NCCN Guidelines Insights: Multiple Myeloma, Version 1.2020

Featured Updates to the NCCN Guidelines

Shaji K. Kumar, Natalie S. Callander, Jens Hillengass, Michaela Liedtke, Muhamed Baljevic, Erica Campagnaro, Jorge J. Castillo, Jason C. Chandler, Robert F. Cornell, Caitlin Costello, Yvonne Efebera, Matthew Faiman, Alfred Garfall, Kelly Godby, Leona Holmberg, Myo Htut, Carol Ann Huff, Yubin Kang, Ola Landgren, Ehsan Malek, Thomas Martin, James Omel, Noopur Raje, Douglas Sborov, Seema Singhal, Keith Stockerl-Goldstein, Carlyn Tan, Donna Weber, Alyse Johnson-Chilla, Jennifer Keller, and Rashmi Kumar

myeloma bone disease and stability of the spine. MRI is useful for discerning smoldering myeloma from MM. Because the disease burden in patients with smoldering myeloma is lower than in those with MM, imaging techniques with high sensitivity must be used

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Kenneth Offit

, noting that, in the case of PALB2, he anticipated that future studies may strengthen the ovarian cancer association. “Currently the American Cancer Society has suggested that lifetime risks be used to determine whether a patient should undergo MRI

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Jonathan R. Strosberg, Gary D. Hammer, and Gerard M. Doherty

Edited by Kerrin G. Robinson

. 22 Yun M Kim W Alnafisi N . 18 F-FDG PET in characterizing adrenal lesions detected on CT or MRI . J Nucl Med 2001 ; 42 : 1795 – 1799 . 23 Caoili EM Korobkin M Brown RK . Differentiating adrenal adenomas from nonadenomas using (18

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Presenter: Ronald S. Go

medical history and complete physical examination], we recommend a PET/CT scan because many of the lesions appear fibrotic and are infiltrative in nature,” Dr. Go commented. If PET/CT is unavailable, a whole-body CT scan, MRI of the brain, and bone scan

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Wylie Burke and Nancy Press

screening with MRI—what are the data for patients at high risk? N Engl J Med 2004 ; 351 : 497 – 500 . 11. Nelson HD Huffman LH Fu R Harris EL . Genetic risk assessment and BRCA mutation testing for breast and ovarian cancer susceptibility

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Lieke Gietelink, Michel W.J.M. Wouters, Pieter J. Tanis, Marion M. Deken, Martijn G. ten Berge, Rob A.E.M. Tollenaar, J. Han van Krieken, Mirre E. de Noo, and on behalf of the Dutch Surgical Colorectal Cancer Audit Group

Table 1 . A decrease occurred in unspecified clinical T classification ( P <.001). The use of MRI as preoperative imaging technique increased ( P <.001) and so did the percentage of patients who were preoperatively discussed in a multidisciplinary team