Sabah Servaes

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Affiliation: The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi The effects of bismuth breast shields in conjunction with automatic tube current modulation in CT imaging
    Sabah Servaes
    Department of Radiology, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, 34th Street and Civic Center Boulevard, Philadelphia, PA, 19104, USA
    Pediatr Radiol 43:1287-94. 2013
  2. ncbi Comparison of [123I]MIBG and [131I]MIBG for imaging of neuroblastoma and other neural crest tumors
    B Liu
    Department of Nuclear Medicine, West China Hospital Sichuan University, Chengdu, Sichuan, China
    Q J Nucl Med Mol Imaging 57:21-8. 2013
  3. doi The current state of imaging pediatric genitourinary anomalies and abnormalities
    Sabah Servaes
    Department of Radiology, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Curr Probl Diagn Radiol 42:1-12. 2013
  4. doi Intense octreotide activity in a thrombus
    Sabah Servaes
    Department of Radiology, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Clin Nucl Med 33:140-1. 2008
  5. ncbi Pediatric malignancies: synopsis of current imaging techniques
    Sabah Servaes
    Department of Radiology, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, 34th Street and Civic Center Blvd, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Cancer Treat Res 143:469-91. 2008
  6. doi Perflubron residua: 12 years following therapy
    Sabah Servaes
    Department of Radiology, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4399, USA
    Pediatr Radiol 39:393-5. 2009
  7. doi Lipoprotein lipase deficiency with visceral xanthomas
    Sabah Servaes
    Department of Radiology, 34th Street and Civic Center Boulevard, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Pediatr Radiol 40:1440-2. 2010
  8. doi Imaging infection and inflammation in children with (18)F-FDG PET and (18)F-FDG PET/CT
    Sabah Servaes
    Department of Radiology, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    J Nucl Med Technol 39:179-82. 2011
  9. ncbi Sonographic findings of ovarian torsion in children
    Sabah Servaes
    Department of Radiology, Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, MA, USA
    Pediatr Radiol 37:446-51. 2007
  10. doi Fetal MRI of clubfoot associated with myelomeningocele
    Sabah Servaes
    Department of Radiology, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Pediatr Radiol 40:1874-9. 2010

Detail Information

Publications33

  1. doi The effects of bismuth breast shields in conjunction with automatic tube current modulation in CT imaging
    Sabah Servaes
    Department of Radiology, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, 34th Street and Civic Center Boulevard, Philadelphia, PA, 19104, USA
    Pediatr Radiol 43:1287-94. 2013
    ..There are mechanisms within CT scanners and shielding that can be used to lower dose to patients...
  2. ncbi Comparison of [123I]MIBG and [131I]MIBG for imaging of neuroblastoma and other neural crest tumors
    B Liu
    Department of Nuclear Medicine, West China Hospital Sichuan University, Chengdu, Sichuan, China
    Q J Nucl Med Mol Imaging 57:21-8. 2013
    ..The performance of post-therapy high-activity [131I]MIBG scans in lesion detectability is also addressed...
  3. doi The current state of imaging pediatric genitourinary anomalies and abnormalities
    Sabah Servaes
    Department of Radiology, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Curr Probl Diagn Radiol 42:1-12. 2013
    ..This article reviews normal anatomy and congenital malformations of the genitourinary system...
  4. doi Intense octreotide activity in a thrombus
    Sabah Servaes
    Department of Radiology, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Clin Nucl Med 33:140-1. 2008
  5. ncbi Pediatric malignancies: synopsis of current imaging techniques
    Sabah Servaes
    Department of Radiology, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, 34th Street and Civic Center Blvd, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Cancer Treat Res 143:469-91. 2008
  6. doi Perflubron residua: 12 years following therapy
    Sabah Servaes
    Department of Radiology, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4399, USA
    Pediatr Radiol 39:393-5. 2009
    ..We present a 13-year-old boy with residual perflubron in his lungs, 12 years following therapy with perflubron. The imaging features are important to recognize as these patients return for additional care and imaging...
  7. doi Lipoprotein lipase deficiency with visceral xanthomas
    Sabah Servaes
    Department of Radiology, 34th Street and Civic Center Boulevard, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Pediatr Radiol 40:1440-2. 2010
    ..Abdominal imaging also incidentally revealed hyperechoic renal masses caused by renal xanthomas. This appearance of the multiple abdominal masses makes this a unique infantile presentation of LLD...
  8. doi Imaging infection and inflammation in children with (18)F-FDG PET and (18)F-FDG PET/CT
    Sabah Servaes
    Department of Radiology, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    J Nucl Med Technol 39:179-82. 2011
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  9. ncbi Sonographic findings of ovarian torsion in children
    Sabah Servaes
    Department of Radiology, Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, MA, USA
    Pediatr Radiol 37:446-51. 2007
    ..The clinical diagnosis of ovarian torsion is challenging and findings on pelvic sonography can be pivotal in making the correct diagnosis...
  10. doi Fetal MRI of clubfoot associated with myelomeningocele
    Sabah Servaes
    Department of Radiology, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Pediatr Radiol 40:1874-9. 2010
    ..The sensitivity and specificity of evaluating clubfoot deformity by MR in high-risk fetuses is currently unknown...
  11. doi Postnatal imaging of neonates with prenatally diagnosed genitourinary abnormalities: a practical approach
    Monica Epelman
    Department of Radiology, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, 34th Street and Civic Center Boulevard, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Pediatr Radiol 42:S124-41. 2012
    ..A practical approach to postnatal imaging of the neonate is discussed and the important genitourinary anomalies in this age group are presented and illustrated...
  12. doi Intussusception incidentally detected by FDG-PET/CT in a pediatric lymphoma patient
    Wichana Chamroonrat
    Department of Radiology, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Ann Nucl Med 24:555-8. 2010
    ..The incidental finding of intussusception changed the management regime of the patient. Careful evaluation of both PET and CT images of the PET/CT is essential in providing the best patient care...
  13. doi Current imaging of prenatally diagnosed congenital lung lesions
    Monica Epelman
    Department of Radiology, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Semin Ultrasound CT MR 31:141-57. 2010
    ..We also provide a description of prenatal imaging findings and helpful diagnostic clues that may be useful for the characterization of the most commonly encountered prenatally diagnosed pulmonary developmental anomalies...
  14. doi Earlier detection of bone metastases from pleomorphic liposarcoma in a pediatric patient by FDG PET/CT than planar 99mTc MDP bone scan
    Jigang Yang
    Department of Nuclear Medicine, Beijing Friendship Hospital of Capital Medical University, Beijing, China
    Clin Nucl Med 37:e104-7. 2012
    ..The case suggests that FDG PET/CT has higher sensitivity in detecting osteoblastic metastases in pleomorphic liposarcoma...
  15. doi Value of (18)F-fluoro-2-deoxy-D-glucose positron emission tomography/computed tomography scan versus diagnostic contrast computed tomography in initial staging of pediatric patients with lymphoma
    Gang Cheng
    Department of Radiology, Philadelphia VA Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Leuk Lymphoma 54:737-42. 2013
    ..We conclude that FDG PET/CT outperforms diagnostic contrast CT in the initial staging of pediatric patients with lymphoma...
  16. doi Elevated iodine uptake at autogenous bone graft harvest sites
    Jigang Yang
    Department of Nuclear Medicine, Beijing Friendship Hospital of Capital Medical University, Beijing, China
    Clin Nucl Med 37:901-3. 2012
    ..Our case demonstrates that iodine accumulation can occur at the site of bone surgery many years after intervention and should be differentiated from iodine-avid metastases...
  17. ncbi Elevated MDP Activity in the Spleen Due to Fungal Infection
    Ion Codreanu
    From the Department of Radiology, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA
    Clin Nucl Med 36:811-3. 2011
    ..The images demonstrated increased MDP activity in the spleen in both early blood pool and 3-hour delayed images, which was due to Candida albicans infection...
  18. doi Non-Hodgkin's lymphoma of the bone and the liver without lymphadenopathy revealed on FDG-PET/CT
    Gang Cheng
    Department of Radiology, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Clin Imaging 34:476-9. 2010
    ..This is the first report of the coexistence of both osseous and hepatic lymphoma in the same patient without any lymph node involvement...
  19. doi Comparison of 2-view abdominal radiographs with ultrasound in children with suspected intussusception
    Alicia Anne Henderson
    Department of Pediatrics, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 29:145-50. 2013
    ..The clinical presentation of intussusception is variable; therefore, screening with either abdominal radiography (AXR) or abdominal ultrasound (US) is often used, although the optimal method is not known...
  20. doi Tube feeding increases the gastric-emptying rate determined by gastroesophageal scintigraphy
    Wengen Chen
    From the Department of Radiology, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA
    Clin Nucl Med 38:962-5. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to determine whether tube feeding affects the rate of gastric emptying determined by gastroesophageal reflux scintigraphy in pediatric patients...
  21. doi Prevalence of stress reaction in the pars interarticularis in pediatric patients with new-onset lower back pain
    Jigang Yang
    Department of Nuclear Medicine, Beijing Friendship Hospital of Capital Medical University, Beijing, China
    Clin Nucl Med 38:110-4. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the prevalence of stress reaction in pars interarticularis in pediatric patients presenting new-onset back pain using both bone SPECT and CT...
  22. ncbi I-131 MIBG post-therapy scan is more sensitive than I-123 MIBG pretherapy scan in the evaluation of metastatic neuroblastoma
    Jigang Yang
    Department of Nuclear Medicine, Beijing Friendship Hospital of Capital Medical University, Beijing, People s Republic of China
    Nucl Med Commun 33:1134-7. 2012
    ....
  23. doi Metastatic embryonal rhabdomyosarcoma to the pancreas presenting as acute pancreatitis detected by FDG PET/CT
    Jigang Yang
    Department of Nuclear Medicine, Beijing Friendship Hospital of Capital Medical University, Beijing, People s Republic of China
    Clin Nucl Med 37:694-6. 2012
    ..Our case indicates that pancreatitis can accompany malignancy or be related to the obstruction caused by tumor, and patient's response to therapy for acute pancreatitis does not rule out malignancy...
  24. doi Cystic dysplasia of the testis: spontaneous regression
    Matthew Butler
    Department of Radiology, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, 34th St and Civic Center Blvd, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Pediatr Radiol 41:1346-8. 2011
    ..This suggests that conservative management, through regular observation with US, may be the more desirable initial course of treatment for patients with this disorder...
  25. doi Esophageal obstruction and intracardiac "mass" in association with omphalocele closure
    Teresa Victoria
    Radiology Department, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 44:448-50. 2009
    ..Knowledge of these less well-recognized anatomical variations is important to avoid unnecessary interventions...
  26. doi Contemporary pediatric gynecologic imaging
    Sabah Servaes
    Department of Radiology, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Semin Ultrasound CT MR 31:116-40. 2010
    ..Fluoroscopic examinations and abdominal radiographs can provide additional information that may support a diagnosis...
  27. doi Rosai-Dorfman Disease Mimics Lymphoma on FDG PET/CT in a Pediatric Patient
    Bin Liu
    From the Department of Nuclear Medicine, West China Hospital, Sichuan University, Chengdu, Sichuan, China and Department of Radiology, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
    Clin Nucl Med 39:206-8. 2014
    ..FDG PET/CT images showed intense activity not only in the neck but also in the thorax, abdomen, and pelvis. Biopsy was performed, and the diagnosis of Rosai-Dorfman disease was made. ..
  28. doi Elevated soft tissue activity in early but not delayed phase of bone scan in Klippel-Trenaunay syndrome
    Bin Liu
    Department of Nuclear Medicine, West China Hospital, Sichuan University, Chengdu, Sichuan, China
    Clin Nucl Med 38:223-5. 2013
    ..We reported that Klippel-Trenaunay syndrome, a congenital disorder characterized by malformations of the capillary, venous, and lymphatic systems, can have images similar to cellulitis on triple-phase bone scan...
  29. pmc Multimodal imaging in the prenatal diagnosis of tuberous sclerosis complex
    Mariya Gusman
    School of Medicine, Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA 19129, USA
    Case Rep Pediatr 2012:925646. 2012
    ..We present a case of TSC in utero wherein access to and use of multiple imaging modalities confirmed diagnosis and allowed the patient to receive optimal care prior to birth...
  30. doi Variability in the interpretation of chest radiographs for the diagnosis of pneumonia in children
    Mark I Neuman
    Division of Emergency Medicine, Children s Hospital, Boston, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Hosp Med 7:294-8. 2012
    ..Although chest radiography is commonly used to establish the diagnosis of pneumonia in children, the reliability of radiographic findings among radiologists is not well described...
  31. doi US depiction of the appendix: role of abdominal wall thickness and appendiceal location
    Matthew Butler
    Department of Radiology, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, 34th and Civic Center Blvd, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Emerg Radiol 18:525-31. 2011
    ..In patients with retrocecal appendices, the difference in visualization rates was significantly worse regardless of whether the appendix was normal or inflamed...
  32. doi Imaging of pediatric ovarian neoplasms
    Monica Epelman
    Department of Radiology, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, 34th Street and Civic Center Boulevard, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Pediatr Radiol 41:1085-99. 2011
    ..CT is reserved primarily for tumor staging and follow-up and for emergency situations...
  33. ncbi Multi-detector row CT urography in the evaluation of hematuria
    Sandor A Joffe
    Department of Radiology, Beth Israel Medical Center, 1st Ave at 16th St, New York, NY 10003, USA
    Radiographics 23:1441-55; discussion 1455-6. 2003
    ..Now, however, this CT protocol may permit evaluation of hematuria patients with a single comprehensive examination, although more experience and data are needed to determine its efficacy in this setting...