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  • diagnosis
  • [ 5 ] Imaging is therefore being increasingly used for the diagnosis of PID, particularly in patients with an uncertain diagnosis, in patients with chronic or complex disease, or in patients who have developed complications. (medscape.com)
  • Therefore, imaging plays a pivotal role in the diagnosis, staging, response assessment, and surveillance of asbestos-related disease. (medscape.com)
  • Current Mr-enterography in the Diagnosis of Crohn's Disease, An Update. (openaccesspub.org)
  • To utilize the effectiveness of MR-Enterography as a potential investigating marker for the diagnosis of Crohn's disease. (openaccesspub.org)
  • This article reviews the technique of performing MR enterography which aids in the diagnosis of Crohn's disease, it also serves accurate information about the severity of the disease and complications of it that may guide for the surgical or medical treatment. (openaccesspub.org)
  • MRE has become preferred approach for the diagnosis of inflammatory bowel diseases, tumors, malabsorbtion etc because of its high soft-tissue contrast resolution and multi-planar imaging capability 1 , 3 , 4 . (openaccesspub.org)
  • the utility of MRE, its routine applications and performance in the daily practice will be emphasized for the diagnosis of Crohn's disease and patient's follow-up. (openaccesspub.org)
  • Although diagnosis and management have improved, the incidence of this disease has continued to climb since the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) started collecting data in 1970. (medscape.com)
  • Diagnosis is confirmed by deep skin biopsy which demonstrates thickened collagen bundles with surrounding clefts, mucin deposition and proliferation of fibroblasts and elastic fibres. (wa.gov.au)
  • It most commonly occurs after the age of 50 and prognosis depends largely on the stage of the disease at the time of diagnosis. (scidoc.org)
  • liver
  • Various image-based methods have been employed for the non-invasive estimation of liver fibrosis, including T1 and T2 measurements, morphological assessment of hepatic architecture, contrast-enhancement, and elastography. (esgar.org)
  • Approximately 29-73% of patients with autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease have cysts in the liver. (medscape.com)
  • Sonogram of the liver in a newborn with polycystic kidney disease shows numerous tiny cysts affecting both lobes of the liver. (medscape.com)
  • renal
  • Assessment of a renal transplant recipient must also include evaluation for complications of the patient's underlying disease. (appliedradiology.com)
  • The factor common to all patients developing NSF is renal impairment, especially end-stage kidney disease. (wa.gov.au)
  • Gardner and Evan showed that individuals older than age 40 years with a family history of ADPKD but without renal cysts are unlikely to develop the disease. (medscape.com)
  • hepatic
  • In cases of iron storage disease, the hepatic parenchymal signal intensity decreases on the image with the longer echo time due to the continued decay of transverse magnetization 7 (Figure 5). (appliedradiology.com)
  • rarely
  • Autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease (ADPKD) is uncommon in children and is rarely seen in neonates. (medscape.com)
  • differentiate
  • This study aims to identify multidetector row CT (MDCT) findings that differentiate paraduodenal pancreatitis (PDP) from groove carcinomas (GC).Two radiologists retrospectively reviewed various imaging features on pancreas protocol CT scans of 8 PDP and 8 GC patients. (stanford.edu)
  • complications
  • However, radiologists require familiarity with the surgically altered anatomy, awareness of expected imaging appearances and possible complications to correctly interpret early post-PD CT studies. (springer.com)
  • assessment
  • The results from the first radiologist and pathologist were used for the main analyses and that from the second observer was used for the assessment of inter-observer agreement. (esgar.org)
  • fluid
  • Peritoneal cavity contains a small amount of fluid, which circulates under the influence of negative pressure generated by the diaphragm, gravity and bowel peristalsis. (wikipedia.org)
  • sensitivity
  • [ 3 ] Laparoscopy has been considered the standard for the diagnoses of PID, but it is costly, invasive, and has a reduced sensitivity in mild disease. (medscape.com)
  • cases
  • It is estimated that in 2017, there will be 135,430 new cases diagnosed in the United States and an estimated 50,260 people will die of the disease. (medscape.com)
  • 3, 4, 9 In 5 percent of cases the course of the disease is rapidly progressive. (wa.gov.au)
  • shows
  • Sonogram of the kidney in a patient with polycystic kidney disease shows numerous cysts of varying sizes. (medscape.com)
  • Sonogram of the kidney in a newborn with polycystic kidney disease shows numerous cysts of varying sizes, predominantly situated in the periphery. (medscape.com)
  • kidney
  • Adult polycystic kidney disease , which affects approximately 1 in 1000 people, is transmitted as an autosomal dominant trait. (medscape.com)
  • Plain radiograph of the kidney, ureters, and bladder in a 50-year-old woman with autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease. (medscape.com)
  • Aortogram in a young male patient with bilateral polycystic disease demonstrates stretching of the intrarenal arterial branches, seen best in the upper pole of the right kidney. (medscape.com)
  • Sonogram of the right kidney in a patient with autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease. (medscape.com)
  • Role
  • Nuclear medicine study has a limited role in the investigation of asbestos-related intrathoracic disease. (medscape.com)
  • patient
  • For patient education information, see the Pregnancy and Reproduction Center , Women's Health Center , and Sexually Transmitted Diseases Center , as well as Ectopic Pregnancy . (medscape.com)
  • cavity
  • Diagnostic approach to protocoling and interpreting MR studies of the abdomen and pelvis -- Liver -- Gallbladder and biliary system -- Pancreas -- Spleen -- Gastrointestinal tract -- Peritoneal cavity -- Adrenal glands -- Kidneys -- Retroperitoneum and body wall -- Bladder and nongender pelvis -- Male pelvis -- Female urethra and vagina -- Uterus and cervix -- Adnexa -- Maternal conditions in pregnancy -- Fetus -- Chest -- Contrast agents -- Magnetic resonance-positron emission tomography (MR-PET). (stanford.edu)
  • Peritoneal cavity contains a small amount of fluid, which circulates under the influence of negative pressure generated by the diaphragm, gravity and bowel peristalsis. (wikipedia.org)
  • This natural flow pattern determines the route of spread of disease processes within the peritoneal cavity. (wikipedia.org)
  • Extra-abdominal conditions such as carcinoma breast, carcinoma lung and malignant melanoma involve the peritoneal cavity through the haematogenous spread. (wikipedia.org)
  • Diagnosis
  • Diagnosis is confirmed by deep skin biopsy which demonstrates thickened collagen bundles with surrounding clefts, mucin deposition and proliferation of fibroblasts and elastic fibres. (wa.gov.au)
  • [ 5 ] Imaging is therefore being increasingly used for the diagnosis of PID, particularly in patients with an uncertain diagnosis, in patients with chronic or complex disease, or in patients who have developed complications. (medscape.com)
  • Therefore, imaging plays a pivotal role in the diagnosis, staging, response assessment, and surveillance of asbestos-related disease. (medscape.com)
  • Although diagnosis and management have improved, the incidence of this disease has continued to climb since the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) started collecting data in 1970. (medscape.com)
  • renal
  • The factor common to all patients developing NSF is renal impairment, especially end-stage kidney disease. (wa.gov.au)
  • Assessment of a renal transplant recipient must also include evaluation for complications of the patient's underlying disease. (appliedradiology.com)
  • Gardner and Evan showed that individuals older than age 40 years with a family history of ADPKD but without renal cysts are unlikely to develop the disease. (medscape.com)
  • unresectable
  • In patients with unresectable disease chemotherapy and chemoradiation therapy to a high dose can improve overall survival and locoregional control. (rare-cancer.org)
  • complications
  • However, radiologists require familiarity with the surgically altered anatomy, awareness of expected imaging appearances and possible complications to correctly interpret early post-PD CT studies. (springer.com)
  • sensitivity
  • [ 3 ] Laparoscopy has been considered the standard for the diagnoses of PID, but it is costly, invasive, and has a reduced sensitivity in mild disease. (medscape.com)
  • inflammatory
  • Adhesions are currently the leading cause of SBO in industrialized countries (∼70%), followed by malignancy, inflammatory bowel disease, and hernias. (east.org)
  • After the exclusion of review and pediatric and inflammatory bowel disease articles, 53 new articles were identified. (east.org)
  • treatment
  • Recent studies, such as the phase II SWOG S0809 and the phase III BILCAP study have highlighted the importance of adjuvant treatment with radiation therapy and chemotherapy, respectively, in resected disease. (rare-cancer.org)
  • Peritoneal carcinomatosis without distant metastases represents locoregional disease and calls for aggressive locoregional treatment. (wikipedia.org)
  • role
  • Nuclear medicine study has a limited role in the investigation of asbestos-related intrathoracic disease. (medscape.com)
  • seen
  • Aortogram in a young male patient with bilateral polycystic disease demonstrates stretching of the intrarenal arterial branches, seen best in the upper pole of the right kidney. (medscape.com)
  • patient
  • For patient education information, see the Pregnancy and Reproduction Center , Women's Health Center , and Sexually Transmitted Diseases Center , as well as Ectopic Pregnancy . (medscape.com)
  • Sonogram of the kidney in a patient with polycystic kidney disease shows numerous cysts of varying sizes. (medscape.com)
  • Sonogram of the right kidney in a patient with autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease. (medscape.com)
  • shows
  • Sonogram of the kidney in a newborn with polycystic kidney disease shows numerous cysts of varying sizes, predominantly situated in the periphery. (medscape.com)
  • Multiple
  • Multiple sclerosis (MS) is a demyelinating disease of the central nervous system with a heterogenous course that can cause significant disability and mortality. (cap-acp.com)