Experts and Doctors on x ray computed tomography in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

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Locale: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Topic: x ray computed tomography

Top Publications

  1. Vaccaro A, Madigan L, Bauerle W, Blescia A, Cotler J. Early halo immobilization of displaced traumatic spondylolisthesis of the axis. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2002;27:2229-33 pubmed
    ..Type II fractures with an angulation of greater than or equal to 12 degrees may require an extended period of traction to ensure adequate long-term fracture alignment. ..
  2. Ghobrial M, Karim M, Mannam S. Spontaneous splenic rupture following the administration of intravenous heparin: case report and retrospective case review. Am J Hematol. 2002;71:314-7 pubmed
    ..We herein provide the characteristics of this rarely documented causal relationship between heparin and spontaneous splenic rupture and retrospectively review similar cases in the literature. ..
  3. Kanamalla U. The optic nerve tram-track sign. Radiology. 2003;227:718-9 pubmed
  4. Shields J, Shields C, Epstein J, Scartozzi R, Eagle R. Review: primary epithelial malignancies of the lacrimal gland: the 2003 Ramon L. Font lecture. Ophthalmic Plast Reconstr Surg. 2004;20:10-21 pubmed
  5. Seymour C, Pryor J, Gupta R, Schwab C. Anaphylactoid reaction to oral contrast for computed tomography. J Trauma. 2004;57:1105-7 pubmed
  6. Stavropoulos S, Kim H, Clark T, Fairman R, Velazquez O, Carpenter J. Embolization of type 2 endoleaks after endovascular repair of abdominal aortic aneurysms with use of cyanoacrylate with or without coils. J Vasc Interv Radiol. 2005;16:857-61 pubmed
    ..Aneurysm size remained unchanged in four patients (44%), decreased in four patients (44%), and increased in one patient (11%). No complications occurred. Initial results with the use of NBCA for endoleak embolization are encouraging. ..
  7. Khanna A, Torigian D, Ferrari V, Bross R, Rosen M. Anomalous origin of the left coronary artery from the pulmonary artery in adulthood on CT and MRI. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2005;185:326-9 pubmed
  8. Rodrigues E, Shields C, Eagle R, Marr B, Shields J. Solitary intraosseous orbital myofibroma in four cases. Ophthalmic Plast Reconstr Surg. 2006;22:292-5 pubmed
    ..To report four pediatric cases of a bone-destructive orbital tumor that proved to be a benign solitary intraosseous myofibroma...
  9. Wang L, Feigenberg S, Chen L, Pasklev K, Ma C. Benefit of three-dimensional image-guided stereotactic localization in the hypofractionated treatment of lung cancer. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2006;66:738-47 pubmed
    ..8% of the planned values before isocenter corrections. With the corrections, all of these values are improved to 100% of the planned values. Three-dimensional image guidance is crucial for stereotactic radiotherapy of lung tumors. ..

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  1. Chow K, Pyeritz R, Litt H. Abdominal visceral findings in patients with Marfan syndrome. Genet Med. 2007;9:208-12 pubmed
    ..Further study will be needed to relate these findings to recent developments concerning the underlying molecular genetics of this disorder. ..
  2. Samdani A, Torre Healy A, Chou D, Cahill A, Storm P. Treatment of osteoblastoma at C7: a multidisciplinary approach. A case report and review of the literature. Eur Spine J. 2009;18 Suppl 2:196-200 pubmed publisher
    ..This multidisciplinary approach markedly decreased blood loss and improved visualization to help achieve complete surgical resection and resolution of clinical symptoms...
  3. Laury A, Casey S, McKay S, Germiller J. Etiology of unilateral neural hearing loss in children. Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol. 2009;73:417-27 pubmed publisher
    ..As in adults, mass lesions must also be considered in children with unilateral SNHL with a neural pattern. As both lesions elude diagnosis on CT, MRI is the better modality for evaluating this condition. ..
  4. Itkin M, Swe N, Shapiro S, Shrager J. Spontaneous chylopericardium: delineation of the underlying anatomic pathology by CT lymphangiography. Ann Thorac Surg. 2009;87:1595-7 pubmed publisher
    ..We theorized that the development of the pathologic lymphatic ducts in close proximity to the pericardium resulted in the development of the slowly accumulating chylopericardium. ..
  5. Nasrallah I, Hayek R, Duhaime A, Stotland M, Mamourian A. Cavernous hemangioma of the skull: surgical treatment without craniectomy. J Neurosurg Pediatr. 2009;4:575-9 pubmed publisher
    ..A 3-year follow-up demonstrated no recurrence. Results in this case suggest that cavernous hemangiomas of the cranium may be safely and effectively treated without craniectomy in some cases...
  6. Brown D, Gonsalves C, Yeo C, Witkiewicz A, Carr B. One year survival with poorly differentiated metastatic pancreatic carcinoma following chemoembolization with gemcitabine and cisplatin. Oncol Rep. 2010;24:767-9 pubmed
    ..Given the typical survival of 6 months or less in this patient group with standard therapies, further research is warranted. ..
  7. Nordstrom C, Kane G, Wechsler R, Salazar A, Cohn H, Farber J. Bronchial atresia with relapsing pulmonary infection in a middle-aged man. Respir Care. 2001;46:601-3 pubmed
    ..We report an unusual case of CBA in a middle-aged man with a history of relapsing infections, who was found to have an atretic superior segment of the left lower lobe, with surrounding areas of organizing pneumonia. ..
  8. Loevner L, Sonners A. Imaging of neoplasms of the paranasal sinuses. Magn Reson Imaging Clin N Am. 2002;10:467-93 pubmed
  9. Stanton D, Balasanian E, Yepes J. Subcutaneous cervicofacial emphysema and pneumo-mediastinum: a rare complication after a crown preparation. Gen Dent. 2005;53:122-4 pubmed
    ..This article presents a case report of subcutaneous and mediastinal emphysema following a routine restorative dental procedure. The differential diagnosis and management of this condition is discussed. ..
  10. Zwingenberger A, McLear R, Weisse C. Diagnosis of arterioportal fistulae in four dogs using computed tomographic angiography. Vet Radiol Ultrasound. 2005;46:472-7 pubmed
    ..The hepatic vasculature including arteries, veins, and portal veins can be completely evaluated. Dual-phase CT angiography is a safe and minimally invasive method of diagnosing arterioportal fistulae in dogs. ..
  11. Haas A. Infectious complications from full extension endobronchial ultrasound transbronchial needle aspiration. Eur Respir J. 2009;33:935-8 pubmed publisher
  12. Salam Z, Lubbos H, Martinez C, Mozley P, Miller J, Rose L. Case report: failure of adrenal scintigraphy to exhibit 131I cholesterol uptake in a CT-demonstrated, surgically proven aldosteronoma. Am J Med Sci. 1996;312:130-2 pubmed
    ..Previously, an adrenal mass of greater than 1 cm that failed to concentrate NP-59 was excluded from being an aldosteronoma. This concept must be reevaluated with the publication of this case. ..
  13. Honavar S, Shields J, Shields C, Eagle R, Demirci H, Mahmood E. Basal cell carcinoma of the eyelid associated with Gorlin-Goltz syndrome. Ophthalmology. 2001;108:1115-23 pubmed
  14. Agarwal A, Lowry P, Isaacson G. Natural history of sigmoid sinus thrombosis. Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol. 2003;112:191-4 pubmed
    ..This case supports a conservative approach to management of the occluded sinus and suggests that 4 to 6 weeks of antibiotic therapy after removal of perisinus infection is sufficient for cure...
  15. Rubin D, Christian C, Bilaniuk L, Zazyczny K, Durbin D. Occult head injury in high-risk abused children. Pediatrics. 2003;111:1382-6 pubmed
    ..Given the high prevalence of occult head injury detected in this study, further study is warranted to estimate the prevalence of occult head injury in lower risk populations of abused children. ..
  16. Zhao K, Scherer P, Hajiloo S, Dalton P. Effect of anatomy on human nasal air flow and odorant transport patterns: implications for olfaction. Chem Senses. 2004;29:365-79 pubmed
  17. Zderic S. Renal and adrenal tumors in children. Urol Clin North Am. 2004;31:607-17, xi pubmed
    ..The National Wilms' Tumor Study has conducted four long-term studies addressing how adjunctive therapy may be tailored optimally to maximize survival and minimize the exposure to chemotherapy and radiation therapy...
  18. Woodfield C, Levine M. The postoperative stomach. Eur J Radiol. 2005;53:341-52 pubmed
  19. Cucchiara B, Sinson G, Kasner S, Chalela J. Pseudo-subarachnoid hemorrhage: report of three cases and review of the literature. Neurocrit Care. 2004;1:371-4 pubmed
    ..In contrast to prior reports, all three of our patients had a favorable outcome. ..
  20. Parmer S, Fairman R, Karmacharya J, Carpenter J, Velazquez O, Woo E. A comparison of renal function between open and endovascular aneurysm repair in patients with baseline chronic renal insufficiency. J Vasc Surg. 2006;44:706-11 pubmed
    ..After EVAR, patients with pre-existing renal insufficiency continue to be at risk for progressive renal dysfunction, and protective measures should be taken to preserve renal function in this patient population. ..
  21. Mahoney N, Liu G, Menacker S, Wilson M, Hogarty M, Maris J. Pediatric horner syndrome: etiologies and roles of imaging and urine studies to detect neuroblastoma and other responsible mass lesions. Am J Ophthalmol. 2006;142:651-9 pubmed
    ..To evaluate the frequency of etiologies of Horner syndrome in children and suggest an imaging and laboratory diagnostic protocol to evaluate for neuroblastoma and other lesions in a child presenting with Horner syndrome and no known cause...
  22. Meier J, Alavi A, Iruvuri S, Alzeair S, Parker R, Houseni M, et al. Assessment of age-related changes in abdominal organ structure and function with computed tomography and positron emission tomography. Semin Nucl Med. 2007;37:154-72 pubmed
    ..In conclusion, various abdominal organs demonstrate differential changes in volume, attenuation, and/or metabolism with increasing age in pediatric and adult populations. ..
  23. Wasfi Y, Margolis M. A 45-year-old man with severe dysphagia and pulmonary infiltrates. Chest. 2007;131:1256-9 pubmed
  24. Hosalkar H, Jones K, King J, Lackman R. Serial arterial embolization for large sacral giant-cell tumors: mid- to long-term results. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2007;32:1107-15 pubmed
    ..Serial arterial embolization is a useful primary treatment modality for large SGCTs given the favorable long-term results and potential morbidity of alternative treatments. ..
  25. Woodworth B, Chiu A, Cohen N, Kennedy D, O Malley B, Palmer J. Real-time computed tomography image update for endoscopic skull base surgery. J Laryngol Otol. 2008;122:361-5 pubmed
    ..However, conventional computer-aided systems do not provide intra-operative updated computed tomography imaging. We describe the technical aspects of the xCAT, a new intra-operative mobile volume computed tomography scanner...
  26. Woodworth B, Bhargave G, Palmer J, Chiu A, Cohen N, Lanza D, et al. Clinical outcomes of endoscopic and endoscopic-assisted resection of inverted papillomas: a 15-year experience. Am J Rhinol. 2007;21:591-600 pubmed
    ..Endoscopic or endoscopic-assisted resection of IPs is a valid technique in this series with recurrence rates comparable with open approaches. ..
  27. Elkassabany N, Bhatia J, Deogaonkar A, Barnett G, Lotto M, Maurtua M, et al. Perioperative complications of blood brain barrier disruption under general anesthesia: a retrospective review. J Neurosurg Anesthesiol. 2008;20:45-8 pubmed
  28. Chong E, Torigian D, Mato A, Downs L, Schuster S. Marginal zone lymphoma involving subcutaneous fat: appearance by FDG-PET/CT, MRI, and contrast-enhanced CT imaging. Clin Nucl Med. 2008;33:692-3 pubmed publisher
  29. Hollander J, Chang A, Shofer F, McCusker C, Baxt W, Litt H. Coronary computed tomographic angiography for rapid discharge of low-risk patients with potential acute coronary syndromes. Ann Emerg Med. 2009;53:295-304 pubmed publisher
    ..8%). ED patients with symptoms concerning for a potential acute coronary syndrome with a low TIMI risk score and a nonischemic initial ECG result can be safely discharged home after a negative coronary CT angiography test result. ..
  30. Lane K, Katowitz J. Ewing sarcoma presenting as a subconjunctival mass. Ophthalmic Plast Reconstr Surg. 2009;25:61-3 pubmed publisher
    ..Full-body CT, bone scan, and bone marrow biopsy were all negative, proving this to be a premetastatic, primary orbital tumor arising from soft tissue. ..
  31. Marin H, Furth E, Olthoff K, Shaked A, Soulen M. Histopathologic outcome of neoadjuvant image-guided therapy of hepatocellular carcinoma. J Gastrointestin Liver Dis. 2009;18:169-76 pubmed
    ..Viable local or remote tumor was identified on explanted liver in the majority of patients with HCC after neoadjuvant therapy, despite apparent successful treatment on MRI. ..
  32. Samdani A, Ranade A, Sciubba D, Cahill P, Antonacci M, Clements D, et al. Accuracy of free-hand placement of thoracic pedicle screws in adolescent idiopathic scoliosis: how much of a difference does surgeon experience make?. Eur Spine J. 2010;19:91-5 pubmed publisher
    ..Meticulous technique allows spine surgeons with a range of surgical experience to accurately and safely place thoracic pedicle screws in the deformed spine. The most experienced surgeons demonstrated the lowest rate of medial breaches. ..
  33. Yadia S, Randazzo C, Malik S, Gressen E, Chasky M, Kenyon L, et al. Pilomatrix carcinoma of the thoracic spine: case report and review of the literature. J Spinal Cord Med. 2010;33:272-7 pubmed
    ..Radiotherapy may be a helpful adjuvant therapy. Clinicians should be aware of this entity because of its potential for distant metastasis. ..
  34. Rubesin S. Simplified approach to differential diagnosis of small bowel abnormalities. Radiol Clin North Am. 2003;41:343-64, vii pubmed
    ..This article presents a simplified approach to the differential diagnosis of small intestinal diseases by combining this roentgen analysis with the clinical history...
  35. Pruitt A. Nervous system infections in patients with cancer. Neurol Clin. 2003;21:193-219 pubmed
  36. Smith M, Abrahams J, Chandela S, Smith M, Hurst R, Le Roux P. Subarachnoid hemorrhage on computed tomography scanning and the development of cerebral vasospasm: the Fisher grade revisited. Surg Neurol. 2005;63:229-34; discussion 234-5 pubmed
    ..054) but not with FG. Symptomatic vasospasm occurred in 21% of cases. The FG correlated with symptomatic vasospasm in only half the patients. A new predictive CT grading scale for vasospasm may be necessary. ..
  37. Jackson E, Shaikh T, Zhang F, Wainwright L, Storm P, Hakonarson H, et al. Atypical teratoid/rhabdoid tumor in a patient with Beckwith-Wiedemann syndrome. Am J Med Genet A. 2007;143A:1767-70 pubmed
    ..These results suggest that, despite an underlying cancer predisposition, the occurrence of BWS and AT/RT in this patient may be unrelated...
  38. Ives E, Sung S, McCue P, Durrani H, Halpern E. Independent predictors of acute appendicitis on CT with pathologic correlation. Acad Radiol. 2008;15:996-1003 pubmed publisher
    ..To assess computed tomographic (CT) signs that have been described in published studies for the diagnosis of appendicitis to identify independent findings that predict appendicitis...
  39. Sheiman L, Levine M, Levin A, Hogan J, Rubesin S, Furth E, et al. Chronic diverticulitis: clinical, radiographic, and pathologic findings. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2008;191:522-8 pubmed publisher
    ..The purpose of our study is to present a series of 14 patients with chronic diverticulitis on barium enema examinations and to correlate the radiographic findings with the clinical and pathologic findings in these patients...
  40. Zeeshan A, Woo E, Bavaria J, Fairman R, Desai N, Pochettino A, et al. Thoracic endovascular aortic repair for acute complicated type B aortic dissection: superiority relative to conventional open surgical and medical therapy. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2010;140:S109-15; discussion S142-S146 pubmed publisher
    ..Longer follow-up demonstrating survival benefit is needed before definitive conclusion can be made. ..
  41. Mitchell D, Parker L, Sunshine J, Levin D. Body MR imaging and CT volume: variations and trends based on an analysis of medicare and fee-for-service health insurance databases. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2002;179:27-31 pubmed
    ..The relative procedure volume of abdominal MR imaging varied more than fivefold from rural to urban provider locations and double from nonteaching to teaching hospitals. ..
  42. Vaccaro A, Lehman R, Hurlbert R, Anderson P, Harris M, Hedlund R, et al. A new classification of thoracolumbar injuries: the importance of injury morphology, the integrity of the posterior ligamentous complex, and neurologic status. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2005;30:2325-33 pubmed
    ..A new proposed classification system for thoracolumbar (TL) spine injuries, including injury severity assessment, designed to assist in clinical management...
  43. Chodosh L, Cardiff R. In vivo imaging of the mammary gland: the shape of things to come. J Mammary Gland Biol Neoplasia. 2006;11:101-2 pubmed
  44. Welch K, Palmer J. Intraoperative emergencies during endoscopic sinus surgery: CSF leak and orbital hematoma. Otolaryngol Clin North Am. 2008;41:581-96, ix-x pubmed publisher
    ..Intraoperative orbital hematoma is discussed and a stepwise approach to reduce complications is provided...
  45. Kenniston J, Beredjiklian P, Bozentka D. Osteochondritis dissecans of the capitellum in fraternal twins: case report. J Hand Surg Am. 2008;33:1380-3 pubmed publisher
    ..This report provides evidence to support the idea of genetic predisposition for OCD lesions...
  46. Mayer O. Management of thoracic insufficiency syndrome. Curr Opin Pediatr. 2009;21:333-43 pubmed publisher
    ..This review will describe the common approaches and report on the published outcomes of each approach...
  47. Halpern E, Mallya R, Sewell M, Shulman M, Zwas D. Differences in aortic valve area measured with CT planimetry and echocardiography (continuity equation) are related to divergent estimates of left ventricular outflow tract area. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2009;192:1668-73 pubmed publisher
    ..This difference is at least partially related to differences in LVOT area based on LVOT diameter versus direct planimetry of the LVOT area. ..
  48. Murchison A, Rosen M, Bilyk J. Horner syndrome as a presenting sign of nasopharyngeal carcinoma. Ophthalmic Plast Reconstr Surg. 2009;25:401-2 pubmed publisher
    ..The authors present a case of a 57-year-old healthy man with sudden-onset unilateral ptosis. MRI showed an ulcerating soft-tissue mass in the nasopharynx with skull base invasion. Biopsy confirmed nasopharyngeal carcinoma. ..
  49. Cohen R, Paskalev K, Litwin S, Price R, Feigenberg S, Konski A. Esophageal motion during radiotherapy: quantification and margin implications. Dis Esophagus. 2010;23:473-9 pubmed publisher
  50. Desjardins B, Kamath S, Williams D. Fragmentation, embolization, and left ventricular perforation of a recovery filter. J Vasc Interv Radiol. 2010;21:1293-6 pubmed publisher
    ..The authors report a case of delayed intracardiac migration of a fractured wire from this filter and describe the clinical course of a patient in whom this complication was managed. ..
  51. Morganroth P, Kreider M, Okawa J, Taylor L, Werth V. Interstitial lung disease in classic and skin-predominant dermatomyositis: a retrospective study with screening recommendations. Arch Dermatol. 2010;146:729-38 pubmed publisher
    ..Because DLCO testing is both inexpensive and sensitive for pulmonary disease, it may be appropriate to screen all patients with dermatomyositis with serial DLCO measurements and base further testing on DLCO results. ..
  52. Nisenbaum H, Birnbaum B, Myers M, Grossman R, Gefter W, Langlotz C. The costs of CT procedures in an academic radiology department determined by an activity-based costing (ABC) method. J Comput Assist Tomogr. 2000;24:813-23 pubmed
    ..In the setting and time period studied, Medicare underreimbursed professional costs while overreimbursing technical costs. ..
  53. Song H, Guy T, Kaiser L, Shrager J. Current presentation and optimal surgical management of sternoclavicular joint infections. Ann Thorac Surg. 2002;73:427-31 pubmed
    ..Infection of the stemoclavicular joint is unusual, and treatment of this entity has not been standardized. We sought to characterize the current presentation and optimal management of this disease...
  54. Grande W, Trerotola S, Reilly P, Clark T, Soulen M, Patel A, et al. Experience with the recovery filter as a retrievable inferior vena cava filter. J Vasc Interv Radiol. 2005;16:1189-93 pubmed
    ..Although all the filters were placed with the intention of being removed, a large percentage of filters were not retrieved. The Recovery filter was safe and effective in preventing PE when used as a retrievable IVC filter. ..
  55. Yoon J. Not just an aneurysm, but an infected one: a case report and literature. J Vasc Nurs. 2006;24:2-8; quiz 9-10 pubmed
  56. Lee J, Kennedy D, Palmer J, Feldman M, Chiu A. The incidence of concurrent osteitis in patients with chronic rhinosinusitis: a clinicopathological study. Am J Rhinol. 2006;20:278-82 pubmed
  57. Frank B, Harrop J, Hanna A, Ratliff J. Cervical extradural meningioma: case report and literature review. J Spinal Cord Med. 2008;31:302-5 pubmed
    ..Extradural lesions are most commonly metastatic neoplasms. Extradural meningioma accounts for 2.7 to 10% of spinal neoplasms and most commonly is found in the thoracic spine...
  58. Samdani A, Ranade A, Saldanha V, Yondorf M. Learning curve for placement of thoracic pedicle screws in the deformed spine. Neurosurgery. 2010;66:290-4; discussion 294-5 pubmed publisher
    ..We measured the in vivo accuracy of placement of thoracic pedicle screws by computed tomography in the deformed spine by a single surgeon over time...
  59. Ullery B, Pochettino A, Wang G, Jackson B, Fairman R, Woo E. Celiac artery aneurysm repair in Behcet disease complicated by recurrent thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysms. Vasc Endovascular Surg. 2010;44:146-9 pubmed publisher
    ..This is the fifth celiac artery aneurysm ever reported in this patient group and the first to present with an isolated celiac artery aneurysm as the initial manifestation of Beh├žet's disease...
  60. Eller R, Sillers M. Common fibro-osseous lesions of the paranasal sinuses. Otolaryngol Clin North Am. 2006;39:585-600, x pubmed
    ..They have similar appearance and makeup; however, their clinical implications vary. This article focuses primarily on sinonasal osteomas, with less emphasis on fibrous dysplasia and ossifying fibroma...
  61. Nguyen C, Scott W, Goldberg M. Radiofrequency ablation of lung malignancies. Ann Thorac Surg. 2006;82:365-71 pubmed
    ..This article addresses these issues and provides the thoracic surgeon with a current review of the application of radiofrequency ablation to lung tumors. ..
  62. Bahirwani R, Reddy K. Review article: the evaluation of solitary liver masses. Aliment Pharmacol Ther. 2008;28:953-65 pubmed publisher
    ..The increasing use of imaging modalities has led to the detection of more liver masses. The differential diagnosis of a focal liver mass includes a host of benign as well as malignant conditions...
  63. Thakur M, Devadhas D, Zhang K, Pestell R, Wang C, McCue P, et al. Imaging spontaneous MMTVneu transgenic murine mammary tumors: targeting metabolic activity versus genetic products. J Nucl Med. 2010;51:106-11 pubmed publisher
    ..The 2 benign tumors that did not express the VPAC1 receptor were not imaged. (64)Cu-TP3805 promises to have the potential for the early and accurate imaging of primary and metastatic BC. ..
  64. Jacobs J, Birnbaum B, Shapiro M, Langlotz C, Slosman F, Rubesin S, et al. Diagnostic criteria for fatty infiltration of the liver on contrast-enhanced helical CT. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 1998;171:659-64 pubmed
    ..The purpose of the study was to develop quantitative and qualitative criteria for diagnosing fatty liver on contrast-enhanced helical CT...
  65. Yousem D, Montone K. Head and neck lesions. Radiologic-pathologic correlations. Radiol Clin North Am. 1998;36:983-1014, vii pubmed
    ..This article reviews the effectiveness of imaging for characterizing and outlining lesions...
  66. Umile E, Sandel M, Alavi A, Terry C, Plotkin R. Dynamic imaging in mild traumatic brain injury: support for the theory of medial temporal vulnerability. Arch Phys Med Rehabil. 2002;83:1506-13 pubmed
    ..To determine whether patients with mild traumatic brain injury (TBI) and persistent postconcussive symptoms have evidence of temporal lobe injury on dynamic imaging...
  67. Lowry L, Eisenman L, Saunders J. An absence of tinnitus. Otol Neurotol. 2004;25:474-8 pubmed
    ..Our assessment of the lesion and the resulting loss of tinnitus can be explained by the neurophysiological model of tinnitus, which includes plasticity of the central nervous system...
  68. Kupferman M, Bigelow D, Carpentieri D, Bilaniuk L, Kazahaya K. Endolymphatic sac tumor in a 4-year-old boy. Otol Neurotol. 2004;25:782-6 pubmed
    ..Endolymphatic sac tumors (ELST) are rare, low-grade, locally aggressive papillary neoplasms. We present a case of a 4-year-old boy with an ELST, the youngest described in the literature...
  69. Bell R, Powers B, Brock D, Provencio J, Flanders A, Benetiz R, et al. Ventriculo-lumbar perfusion in acute ischemic stroke. Neurocrit Care. 2006;5:21-9 pubmed
    ..It is technically feasible and safe to establish a ventriculo-lumbar perfusion pathway using a specially designed lumbar drainage catheter and to control intracranial pressure while perfusing large volumes of OFNE. ..
  70. Gholve P, Hosalkar H, Ricchetti E, Pollock A, Dormans J, Drummond D. Occipitalization of the atlas in children. Morphologic classification, associations, and clinical relevance. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2007;89:571-8 pubmed
    ..We present data on what we believe is the largest reported series of children with occipitalization studied with computed tomography and/or magnetic resonance imaging, and we provide a description of their clinical characteristics...
  71. Koyama E, Young B, Nagayama M, Shibukawa Y, Enomoto Iwamoto M, Iwamoto M, et al. Conditional Kif3a ablation causes abnormal hedgehog signaling topography, growth plate dysfunction, and excessive bone and cartilage formation during mouse skeletogenesis. Development. 2007;134:2159-69 pubmed
  72. Birnbaum B, Jacobs J, Ramchandani P. Multiphasic renal CT: comparison of renal mass enhancement during the corticomedullary and nephrographic phases. Radiology. 1996;200:753-8 pubmed
    ..To evaluate thin-section computed tomography (CT) performed during the corticomedullary and nephrographic phases of contrast material enhancement in the characterization of renal masses...
  73. Moonis G, Granados A, Simon S. Epidural hematoma as a complication of sphenoid sinusitis and epidural abscess: a case report and literature review. Clin Imaging. 2002;26:382-5 pubmed
    ..We present a case of epidural abscess that was hyperdense on CT scan due to the presence of associated epidural hematoma. The literature is reviewed regarding this unusual complication of epidural abscess...
  74. Vaccaro A, Zeiller S, Hulbert R, Anderson P, Harris M, Hedlund R, et al. The thoracolumbar injury severity score: a proposed treatment algorithm. J Spinal Disord Tech. 2005;18:209-15 pubmed
    ..The goal of this work is to present a proposal of a detailed treatment algorithm to assist in the nonoperative or operative management of thoracolumbar injuries...
  75. Kabiri H, Clarke L, Tzarnas C. Appendiceal diverticulitis. Am Surg. 2006;72:221-3 pubmed
    ..Also, it is often mistakenly identified as carcinoma and it has higher rate of perforation and a longer convaslescence. We describe a case of a 42-year-old man and review the literature...
  76. Mitchell C, Riley C, Vahid B. Unusual complication of heparin-induced thrombocytopenia after mitral valve surgery: spontaneous rupture of spleen. Ann Thorac Surg. 2007;83:1172-4 pubmed
    ..Heparin-induced thrombocytopenia is a potentially fatal condition in patients requiring heparin after cardiac surgery. Evaluation for heparin-associated antibodies in these patients may be warranted before heparin therapy...
  77. Sanaka M, Kowalski T, Brotz C, Yeo C, McCue P, Palazzo J. Solid serous adenoma of the pancreas: a rare form of serous cystadenoma. Dig Dis Sci. 2007;52:3154-6 pubmed
  78. Koenigsberg R, Vakil N, Noronha B. Undifferentiated metastatic carcinoma and myoepithelioma: two rare causes of hypervascular masses of the parapharyngeal space. Ear Nose Throat J. 2007;86:402-5 pubmed
    ..The first case involved a poorly differentiated metastatic carcinoma of oropharyngeal origin that mimicked a carotid body tumor. The second case involved a highly vascular myoepithelioma located in the parapharyngeal space...
  79. Samplaski M, Rosato E, Witkiewicz A, Mastrangelo M, Berger A. Malignant melanoma of the gallbladder: a report of two cases and review of the literature. J Gastrointest Surg. 2008;12:1123-6 pubmed
    ..We review the published literature for gallbladder melanoma, both primary and metastatic to determine the role of surgery in this disease...
  80. Anumula S, Wehrli S, Magland J, Wright A, Wehrli F. Ultra-short echo-time MRI detects changes in bone mineralization and water content in OVX rat bone in response to alendronate treatment. Bone. 2010;46:1391-9 pubmed publisher
  81. Shiley K, Van Deerlin V, Miller W. Chest CT features of community-acquired respiratory viral infections in adult inpatients with lower respiratory tract infections. J Thorac Imaging. 2010;25:68-75 pubmed publisher
  82. Takakuwa K, Estepa A, Shofer F. Knowledge and attitudes of emergency department patients regarding radiation risk of CT: Effects of age, sex, race, education, insurance, body mass index, pain, and seriousness of illness. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2010;195:1151-8 pubmed publisher
    ..Knowledge and attitudes differed by age, race, education, insurance status, and pain level but not by sex, body mass index, or perceived seriousness of condition. ..
  83. Nazarian L, Park J, Halpern E, Parker L, Johnson P, Lev Toaff A, et al. Size of colorectal liver metastases at abdominal CT: comparison of precontrast and postcontrast studies. Radiology. 1999;213:825-30 pubmed
    ..To investigate whether measurements of hepatic metastases from colorectal carcinoma before contrast material administration are significantly different statistically from measurements after contrast material administration...
  84. Austin M, Vaccaro A, Brislin B, Nachwalter R, Hilibrand A, Albert T. Image-guided spine surgery: a cadaver study comparing conventional open laminoforaminotomy and two image-guided techniques for pedicle screw placement in posterolateral fusion and nonfusion models. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2002;27:2503-8 pubmed
    ..g., ankylosing spondylitis in which spontaneous fusions obscure surgical landmarks for pedicle access), or when used postsurgically in the setting of a posterolateral fusion. ..
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