Frank H Miller

Summary

Affiliation: Northwestern University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Total splenic infarct due to Aspergillus and AIDS
    F H Miller
    Department of Radiology, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Northwestern University Medical School, 676 North St Clair Street Suite 800, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Clin Imaging 24:362-4. 2000
  2. ncbi request reprint CT diagnosis of chyluria after partial nephrectomy
    Frank H Miller
    Department of Radiology, Northwestern University, The Feinberg School of Medicine, 676 N St Clair, Ste 800, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 188:W25-8. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Unexplained renal colic: what is the utility of IV contrast?
    Frank H Miller
    Department of Radiology, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Suite 800, 676 N St Clair, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Clin Imaging 29:331-6. 2005
  4. doi request reprint Utility of diffusion-weighted MRI in distinguishing benign and malignant hepatic lesions
    Frank H Miller
    Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    J Magn Reson Imaging 32:138-47. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint MRI of adenocarcinoma of the pancreas
    Frank H Miller
    Department of Radiology, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Northwestern University, The Feinberg School of Medicine, 676 N St Clair, Ste 800, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 187:W365-74. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint An initial experience: using helical CT imaging to detect obscure gastrointestinal bleeding
    Frank H Miller
    Department of Radiology, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Northwestern University Medical School, 676 North St Clair Street, Suite 800, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Clin Imaging 28:245-51. 2004
  7. doi request reprint Utility of diffusion-weighted MRI in characterization of adrenal lesions
    Frank H Miller
    Department of Radiology, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 194:W179-85. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint Total splenic infarct due to Aspergillus and AIDS
    F H Miller
    Department of Radiology, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Northwestern University Medical School, 676 North St Clair Street, Suite 800, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Clin Imaging 25:57-9. 2001
  9. pmc Extrahepatic metastases occur in a minority of hepatocellular carcinoma patients treated with locoregional therapies: analyzing patterns of progression in 285 patients
    Seanthan Senthilnathan
    Department of Radiology, Section of Interventional Radiology, Robert H Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL, USA
    Hepatology 55:1432-42. 2012
  10. doi request reprint MR imaging perfusion mismatch: a technique to verify successful targeting of liver tumors during transcatheter arterial chemoembolization
    Robert J Lewandowski
    Department of Radiology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, 676 N St Clair St, Ste 800, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 19:698-705. 2008

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Publications89

  1. ncbi request reprint Total splenic infarct due to Aspergillus and AIDS
    F H Miller
    Department of Radiology, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Northwestern University Medical School, 676 North St Clair Street Suite 800, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Clin Imaging 24:362-4. 2000
    ..Extrapulmonary involvement with total splenic infarction has not been previously described. We illustrate a patient who developed total splenic infarction and septic emboli to the brain from Aspergillus...
  2. ncbi request reprint CT diagnosis of chyluria after partial nephrectomy
    Frank H Miller
    Department of Radiology, Northwestern University, The Feinberg School of Medicine, 676 N St Clair, Ste 800, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 188:W25-8. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to describe the CT diagnosis of chyluria after partial nephrectomy...
  3. ncbi request reprint Unexplained renal colic: what is the utility of IV contrast?
    Frank H Miller
    Department of Radiology, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Suite 800, 676 N St Clair, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Clin Imaging 29:331-6. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the benefit of intravenous (IV) contrast in patients with suspected renal colic and unremarkable unenhanced MDCT...
  4. doi request reprint Utility of diffusion-weighted MRI in distinguishing benign and malignant hepatic lesions
    Frank H Miller
    Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    J Magn Reson Imaging 32:138-47. 2010
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint MRI of adenocarcinoma of the pancreas
    Frank H Miller
    Department of Radiology, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Northwestern University, The Feinberg School of Medicine, 676 N St Clair, Ste 800, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 187:W365-74. 2006
    ..MRI, however, can play a major role in this disease. The objective of this study is to illustrate the strengths of MRI for evaluating pancreatic adenocarcinoma...
  6. ncbi request reprint An initial experience: using helical CT imaging to detect obscure gastrointestinal bleeding
    Frank H Miller
    Department of Radiology, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Northwestern University Medical School, 676 North St Clair Street, Suite 800, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Clin Imaging 28:245-51. 2004
    ..Our preliminary study shows that helical CT was able to identify a wide variety of causes of obscure GI bleeding...
  7. doi request reprint Utility of diffusion-weighted MRI in characterization of adrenal lesions
    Frank H Miller
    Department of Radiology, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 194:W179-85. 2010
    ..The purpose of our study was to evaluate the utility of apparent diffusion coefficient (ADC) values for characterizing adrenal lesions and determine if diffusion-weighted imaging (DWI) can distinguish lipid-rich from lipid-poor adenomas...
  8. ncbi request reprint Total splenic infarct due to Aspergillus and AIDS
    F H Miller
    Department of Radiology, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Northwestern University Medical School, 676 North St Clair Street, Suite 800, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Clin Imaging 25:57-9. 2001
    ..Extrapulmonary involvement with total splenic infarction has not been previously described. We illustrate a patient who developed total splenic infarction and septic emboli to the brain from Aspergillus...
  9. pmc Extrahepatic metastases occur in a minority of hepatocellular carcinoma patients treated with locoregional therapies: analyzing patterns of progression in 285 patients
    Seanthan Senthilnathan
    Department of Radiology, Section of Interventional Radiology, Robert H Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL, USA
    Hepatology 55:1432-42. 2012
    ..Multivariate analyses identified age <65 years (P = 0.038), alpha-fetoprotein >200 ng/mL (P = 0.04), and vascular invasion (P = 0.017) as significant predictors of metastases development...
  10. doi request reprint MR imaging perfusion mismatch: a technique to verify successful targeting of liver tumors during transcatheter arterial chemoembolization
    Robert J Lewandowski
    Department of Radiology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, 676 N St Clair St, Ste 800, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 19:698-705. 2008
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  11. pmc Radioembolization for neuroendocrine liver metastases: safety, imaging, and long-term outcomes
    Khairuddin Memon
    Department of Radiology, Robert H Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 83:887-94. 2012
    ..To present long-term outcomes on the safety and efficacy of Yttrium-90 radioembolization in the treatment of unresectable hepatic neuroendocrine metastases refractory to standard-of-care therapy...
  12. doi request reprint Transcatheter intraarterial perfusion: MR monitoring of chemoembolization for hepatocellular carcinoma--feasibility of initial clinical translation
    Andrew C Larson
    Department of Radiology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, 448 E Ontario St, Suite 700, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Radiology 246:964-71. 2008
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  13. pmc Alpha-fetoprotein response correlates with EASL response and survival in solitary hepatocellular carcinoma treated with transarterial therapies: a subgroup analysis
    Khairuddin Memon
    Department of Radiology, Robert H Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL, USA
    J Hepatol 56:1112-20. 2012
    ..We sought to study the: (a) correlation between AFP response and imaging response, and (b) ability of AFP, EASL, and WHO response to predict survival outcomes in patients with solitary HCC...
  14. doi request reprint Alpha-fetoprotein response after locoregional therapy for hepatocellular carcinoma: oncologic marker of radiologic response, progression, and survival
    Ahsun Riaz
    Department of Radiology, Section of Interventional Radiology, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Robert H Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Clin Oncol 27:5734-42. 2009
    ..We present a novel correlation of AFP response to radiologic response, time-to-progression (TTP), progression-free survival (PFS), and overall survival (OS) in patients treated with locoregional therapies...
  15. pmc Quantitative 4D transcatheter intraarterial perfusion MRI for monitoring chemoembolization of hepatocellular carcinoma
    Dingxin Wang
    Department of Radiology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Magn Reson Imaging 31:1106-16. 2010
    ....
  16. doi request reprint Radioembolization for hepatocellular carcinoma using Yttrium-90 microspheres: a comprehensive report of long-term outcomes
    Riad Salem
    Section of Interventional Radiology, Department of Radiology, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    Gastroenterology 138:52-64. 2010
    ..Hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) has limited treatment options; long-term outcomes following intra-arterial radiation are unknown. We assessed clinical outcomes of patients treated with intra-arterial yttrium-90 microspheres (Y90)...
  17. doi request reprint Prospective evaluation of patients with early-/intermediate-stage hepatocellular carcinoma with disease progression following arterial locoregional therapy: candidacy for systemic treatment or clinical trials
    Khairuddin Memon
    Department of Radiology, Section of Interventional Radiology, and Division of Interventional Oncology, Robert H Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 24:1189-1197.e2. 2013
    ..The present study analyzed the candidacy for systemic agents or clinical trials of patients whose disease progresses despite LRTs...
  18. pmc Radioembolization for hepatocellular carcinoma with portal vein thrombosis: impact of liver function on systemic treatment options at disease progression
    Khairuddin Memon
    Department of Radiology, Section of Interventional Radiology and Division of Interventional Oncology, Robert H Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Hepatol 58:73-80. 2013
    ..We analyzed liver function, imaging findings, and treatment options (local/systemic) at disease progression following (90)Y treatment in HCC patients with PVT...
  19. pmc Imaging response in the primary index lesion and clinical outcomes following transarterial locoregional therapy for hepatocellular carcinoma
    Ahsun Riaz
    Department of Radiology, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Robert H Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center, Chicago, IL, USA
    JAMA 303:1062-9. 2010
    ..No universally accepted standard exists...
  20. pmc Chemoembolization for hepatocellular carcinoma: comprehensive imaging and survival analysis in a 172-patient cohort
    Robert J Lewandowski
    Dept of Radiology, Section of Interventional Radiology, Robert H Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Ctr, Northwestern Memorial Hosp, 676 N St Clair St, Suite 800, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Radiology 255:955-65. 2010
    ..To determine comprehensive imaging and long-term survival outcome following chemoembolization for hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC)...
  21. doi request reprint Tumor response after yttrium-90 radioembolization for hepatocellular carcinoma: comparison of diffusion-weighted functional MR imaging with anatomic MR imaging
    Thomas K Rhee
    Department of Radiology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, 737 North Michigan Avenue, Suite 1600, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 19:1180-6. 2008
    ..The present study tested the hypothesis that apparent diffusion coefficient (ADC) values on DWI at 1 month precede anatomic tumor size change at 3 months after (90)Y radioembolization...
  22. doi request reprint Radiologic findings following Y90 radioembolization for primary liver malignancies
    Saad M Ibrahim
    Department of Radiology, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Robert H Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center, Chicago, IL, USA
    Abdom Imaging 34:566-81. 2009
    ..This should help educate the radiologist on imaging findings that should be expected following radioembolization and therefore aid in the proper image interpretation...
  23. pmc Radioembolization results in longer time-to-progression and reduced toxicity compared with chemoembolization in patients with hepatocellular carcinoma
    Riad Salem
    Department of Radiology, Section of Interventional Radiology and Division of Interventional Oncology, Robert H Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    Gastroenterology 140:497-507.e2. 2011
    ..Radioembolization with Yttrium-90 microspheres is a novel, transarterial approach to radiation therapy. We performed a comparative effectiveness analysis of these therapies in patients with HCC...
  24. pmc Radiological-pathological analysis of WHO, RECIST, EASL, mRECIST and DWI: Imaging analysis from a prospective randomized trial of Y90 ± sorafenib
    Michael Vouche
    Department of Radiology, Section of Interventional Radiology and Division of Interventional Oncology, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL
    Hepatology 58:1655-66. 2013
    ..05). However, a cut-off size of 35 mm was predictive of CPN (P = 0.005). CPN could not be predicted by WHO (P = 0.25 and 0.62), RECIST (P = 0.35 and 0.54), EASL (P = 0.49 and 0.46), mRECIST (P = 0.49 and 0.60) or ADC (P = 0.86 and 0.93)...
  25. pmc Agreement between competing imaging measures of response of hepatocellular carcinoma to yttrium-90 radioembolization
    Eugene Duke
    Department of Radiology, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 21:515-21. 2010
    ..This study evaluated agreement among these competing tumor response classification schemes based on quantitative measurements of tumor size, necrosis, and changes in water mobility...
  26. pmc Radiologic-pathologic correlation of hepatocellular carcinoma treated with chemoembolization
    Ahsun Riaz
    Department of Radiology, Section of Interventional Radiology, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Robert H Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center, 676 N St Clair, Suite 800, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol 33:1143-52. 2010
    ..The κ coefficient for agreement between WHO and EASL was 0.29. EASL and WHO criteria had minimal intermethod agreement. EASL CR and WHO response were able to predict pathologic necrosis...
  27. doi request reprint Biliary sequelae following radioembolization with Yttrium-90 microspheres
    Bassel Atassi
    Department of Radiology, Section of Interventional Radiology, Robert H Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, 676 North St Clair Street, Suite 800, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 19:691-7. 2008
    ..The present report describes biliary sequelae following intraarterial 90Y therapy in patients with HCC or liver metastases...
  28. ncbi request reprint Response of liver metastases after treatment with yttrium-90 microspheres: role of size, necrosis, and PET
    Frank H Miller
    Department of Radiology, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, 676 N St Clair, Ste 800, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 188:776-83. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the imaging response of liver metastases to 90Y microspheres based on size and necrosis criteria using CT and comparing the results to PET and to describe imaging features related to 90Y therapy...
  29. doi request reprint Radiologic-pathologic correlation of hepatocellular carcinoma treated with internal radiation using yttrium-90 microspheres
    Ahsun Riaz
    Department of Radiology, Section of Interventional Radiology, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Chicago, IL, USA
    Hepatology 49:1185-93. 2009
    ..In contrast, complete pathologic necrosis was seen in only 52% and 38% of the lesions that showed partial response by EASL criteria and peripheral nodular enhancement, respectively...
  30. ncbi request reprint Diffusion-weighted MR imaging for determination of hepatocellular carcinoma response to yttrium-90 radioembolization
    Jie Deng
    Department of Radiology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, 448 East Ontario, Suite 700, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 17:1195-200. 2006
    ..In each of six patients with HCC included in the study, tumor water diffusion increased significantly after therapy. DW MR imaging is a promising technique for noninvasive assessment of tumor response to (90)Y radioembolization...
  31. pmc Radiographic response to locoregional therapy in hepatocellular carcinoma predicts patient survival times
    Khairuddin Memon
    Department of Radiology, Section of Interventional Radiology, Northwestern University, Robert H Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    Gastroenterology 141:526-35, 535.e1-2. 2011
    ..We analyzed the association between tumor response and survival times of patients with HCC who were treated with locoregional therapies (LRTs) (chemoembolization and radioembolization)...
  32. ncbi request reprint Incidence of nonviable leiomyomas on contrast material-enhanced pelvic MR imaging in patients referred for uterine artery embolization
    Paul Nikolaidis
    Department of Radiology, Northwestern Memorial Hospital and Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, 676 North St Clair, Suite 800, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 16:1465-71. 2005
    ....
  33. ncbi request reprint Multidetector-row computed tomography diagnosis of small bowel obstruction: can coronal reformations replace axial images?
    Vahid Yaghmai
    Department of Radiology, Northwestern University, Suite 800, 676 N St Clair St, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Emerg Radiol 13:69-72. 2006
    ..Since there are fewer images to review when the studies are displayed in coronal plane, this may positively impact radiologist workflow...
  34. ncbi request reprint Diffusion-weighted MR imaging of solid and cystic lesions of the pancreas
    Yi Wang
    Department of Radiology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Radiographics 31:E47-64. 2011
    ..For example, it is difficult to distinguish poorly differentiated pancreatic adenocarcinoma from mass-forming pancreatitis at diffusion-weighted imaging because of similarly low ADC values attributed to dense fibrosis...
  35. doi request reprint Magnetic resonance elastography and biomarkers to assess fibrosis from recurrent hepatitis C in liver transplant recipients
    Victoria S Lee
    Division of Hepatology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, 676 N Street Clair, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Transplantation 92:581-6. 2011
    ..Our aim was to compare the accuracy of MRE and biomarkers in staging fibrosis because of recurrent HCV in liver transplant (LT) recipients with hepatocellular carcinoma...
  36. ncbi request reprint Multishot diffusion-weighted PROPELLER magnetic resonance imaging of the abdomen
    Jie Deng
    Department of Radiology, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    Invest Radiol 41:769-75. 2006
    ..The objective of this study was to evaluate the feasibility of using multishot PROPELLER for diffusion-weighted imaging (DWI) of the abdomen...
  37. doi request reprint Unresectable chemorefractory liver metastases: radioembolization with 90Y microspheres--safety, efficacy, and survival
    Kent T Sato
    Department of Radiology, Section of Interventional Radiology, Robert H Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center, Northwestern University, 676 N Saint Clair St, Suite 800, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Radiology 247:507-15. 2008
    ..To prospectively evaluate the safety, efficacy, and survival of patients with chemorefractory liver metastases who have been treated with yttrium 90 ((90)Y) glass microspheres...
  38. pmc Role of the EASL, RECIST, and WHO response guidelines alone or in combination for hepatocellular carcinoma: radiologic-pathologic correlation
    Ahsun Riaz
    Department of Radiology, Northwestern University, Chicago IL, USA
    J Hepatol 54:695-704. 2011
    ....
  39. doi request reprint Imaging tumor response following liver-directed intra-arterial therapy
    Yang Guo
    Department of Radiology, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, NMH Arkes Family Pavilion Suite 800, 676 N Saint Clair, Chicago, IL, 60611, USA
    Abdom Imaging 38:1286-99. 2013
    ..The aim of this review article is to delineate the best practice for assessing tumor response in patients with primary or secondary hepatic malignancies undergoing intra-arterial therapies. ..
  40. pmc MRI-guided biopsy to correlate tissue specimens with MR elastography stiffness readings in liver transplants
    Ryan B Perumpail
    Department of Radiology, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Acad Radiol 19:1121-6. 2012
    ..In this study, the ability of real-time MRI to guide biopsies of segments of the liver with different MRE stiffness values in the same post-transplant patient was assessed...
  41. pmc Assessment of chronic hepatitis and fibrosis: comparison of MR elastography and diffusion-weighted imaging
    Yi Wang
    Department of Radiology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 196:553-61. 2011
    ..The purpose of our study was to compare the utility of MR elastography (MRE) and diffusion-weighted imaging (DWI) in characterizing fibrosis and chronic hepatitis in patients with chronic liver diseases...
  42. ncbi request reprint Imaging of hepatocellular carcinoma after treatment with yttrium-90 microspheres
    Ana L Keppke
    Department of Radiology, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, 676 N St Clair, Ste 800, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 188:768-75. 2007
    ....
  43. doi request reprint Diffusion-weighted magnetic resonance imaging of pancreatic adenocarcinomas: association with histopathology and tumor grade
    Yi Wang
    Department of Radiology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    J Magn Reson Imaging 33:136-42. 2011
    ..To evaluate the utility of diffusion-weighted magnetic resonance imaging (DWI) in pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma with various grades of differentiation...
  44. doi request reprint CT and MR imaging for evaluation of cystic renal lesions and diseases
    Cecil G Wood
    From the Department of Radiology, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, 676 N Saint Clair St, Suite 800, Chicago, IL 60611
    Radiographics 35:125-41. 2015
    ..A thorough understanding of the spectrum of cystic renal disease will allow the radiologist to make a more specific diagnosis and provide the clinician with optimal recommendations for further diagnostic testing and follow-up imaging...
  45. doi request reprint Radiologic assessment of response to therapy: comparison of RECIST Versions 1.1 and 1.0
    Hamid Chalian
    Department of Radiology, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, 676 N St Clair St, Suite 800, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Radiographics 31:2093-105. 2011
    ....
  46. doi request reprint Taking advantage of chemical shift imaging: using opposed-phase images to locate the normal appendix on MR
    Jeanne M Horowitz
    Department of Radiology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Clin Imaging 35:424-30. 2011
    ..The presence of a "button nose" sign was also assessed and was present in one third of cases...
  47. doi request reprint Adrenal hemangioma-adenoma: an exceedingly rare adrenal collision tumor
    Aheed J Siddiqi
    Department of Radiology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    J Magn Reson Imaging 29:949-52. 2009
    ..We report a case of a 60-year-old female patient with an exceedingly rare adrenal hemangioma-adenoma collision tumor. To our knowledge, this is the first report of a collision tumor comprising an adrenal hemangioma and an adenoma...
  48. ncbi request reprint MR imaging of acute bowel pathology: a pictorial review
    Nancy A Hammond
    Department of Radiology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, 676 North Saint Clair Street, Ste 800, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Emerg Radiol 15:99-104. 2008
    ..With the increasing utilization of abdominal/pelvic MR, radiologists must recognize the MR features of acute bowel pathology. Key MR findings of a variety of causes of acute abdominal pain are illustrated...
  49. doi request reprint Diffusion-weighted MR imaging in pancreatic endocrine tumors correlated with histopathologic characteristics
    Yi Wang
    Department of Radiology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    J Magn Reson Imaging 33:1071-9. 2011
    ....
  50. doi request reprint Fluoroscopic findings post-peroral esophageal myotomy
    Carla Harmath
    Department of Radiology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, 676 North Saint Clair Street, Suite 800, Chicago, IL, 60614, USA
    Abdom Imaging 40:237-45. 2015
    ..The purpose of this article is to illustrate the anatomy, surgical procedure, and normal and abnormal findings seen on esophagrams in patients who have undergone a POEM. ..
  51. pmc Accuracy of MR elastography and anatomic MR imaging features in the diagnosis of severe hepatic fibrosis and cirrhosis
    Rahul Rustogi
    Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Department of Radiology, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    J Magn Reson Imaging 35:1356-64. 2012
    ..To compare the diagnostic accuracy of magnetic resonance imaging elastography (MRE) and anatomic MRI features in the diagnosis of severe hepatic fibrosis and cirrhosis...
  52. doi request reprint Adrenal imaging: a comprehensive review
    Myles Taffel
    Department of Radiology, George Washington University Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    Radiol Clin North Am 50:219-43, v. 2012
    ..It focuses on the most prevalent adrenal pathologies and their typical imaging characteristics, and concludes with a brief discussion of developing techniques, including diffusion-weighted imaging and dual-energy CT...
  53. doi request reprint Chemical Shift MR Imaging of the Adrenal Gland: Principles, Pitfalls, and Applications
    Sharon Z Adam
    From the Department of Radiology, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, 676 N Saint Clair St, Suite 800, Chicago, IL 60611
    Radiographics 36:414-32. 2016
    ..The characterization of adrenal lesions by using chemical shift MR imaging and adrenal CT should always occur in the appropriate clinical setting...
  54. doi request reprint Imaging features of benign and malignant ampullary and periampullary lesions
    Paul Nikolaidis
    From the Department of Radiology, Northwestern Memorial Hospital and Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, 676 N Saint Clair St, Suite 800, Chicago, IL 60611 P N, N A H, K D, V Y, C G W, D S M, C B H, J M H, S M B, F H M and Department of Radiology, George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Washington, DC M T T
    Radiographics 34:624-41. 2014
    ..Given the complexity of imaging evaluation of the ampulla and periampullary region, it is essential for radiologists to understand the variety of lesions that can occur and recognize their imaging characteristics...
  55. doi request reprint Change in the growth rate of localized pancreatic adenocarcinoma in response to gemcitabine, bevacizumab, and radiation therapy on MDCT
    Pedram Rezai
    Department of Radiology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 81:452-9. 2011
    ..1 guideline...
  56. ncbi request reprint MRI of pancreatitis and its complications: part 1, acute pancreatitis
    Frank H Miller
    Department of Radiology, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Northwestern University, The Feinberg School of Medicine, 676 N Saint Clair St, Ste 800, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 183:1637-44. 2004
  57. ncbi request reprint Incidence of visualization of the normal appendix on different MRI sequences
    Paul Nikolaidis
    Department of Radiology, Northwestern University Medical School, 676 North St Clair, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Emerg Radiol 12:223-6. 2006
    ..This may have important implications in patients with abdominal or pelvic pain, as visualization of a normal appendix should exclude the possibility of acute appendicitis from the differential diagnosis...
  58. ncbi request reprint MR imaging of the pancreas: a practical approach
    John N Ly
    Department of Radiology, Northwestern University, The Feinberg School of Medicine, 676 North St Clair Street, Suite 800, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Radiol Clin North Am 40:1289-306. 2002
    ....
  59. ncbi request reprint A comparison of chemoembolization endpoints using angiographic versus transcatheter intraarterial perfusion/MR imaging monitoring
    Robert J Lewandowski
    Department of Radiology, Northwestern University, 676 North St Clair Street, Suite 800, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 18:1249-57. 2007
    ..This study was conducted to test the hypothesis that angiographic endpoints during TACE are measurable and reproducible by comparing subjective angiographic versus objective magnetic resonance (MR) endpoints of TACE...
  60. ncbi request reprint MRI of pancreatitis and its complications: part 2, chronic pancreatitis
    Frank H Miller
    Department of Radiology, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Northwestern University, The Feinberg School of Medicine, 676 N Saint Clair St, Ste 800, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 183:1645-52. 2004
  61. doi request reprint MRI findings of posttraumatic intrahepatic vascular shunts
    Richard C Semelka
    Department of Radiology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7510, USA
    J Magn Reson Imaging 29:617-20. 2009
    ..To describe the features of posttraumatic intrahepatic vascular shunts (PIVS) as seen on MRI...
  62. doi request reprint MDCT appearance of the appendix: how does the low-density barium sulfate oral contrast agent affect it?
    Vahid Yaghmai
    Department of Radiology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, 676 N St Clair, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Emerg Radiol 18:11-5. 2011
    ..25, P = 0.89). Low-density barium sulfate does not affect appendiceal content or diameter and, therefore, should not adversely affect evaluation of the appendix on multidetector row CT...
  63. ncbi request reprint Correlation between findings on MRCP and gadolinium-enhanced MR of the liver and a survival model for primary sclerosing cholangitis
    Bojan D Petrovic
    Department of Radiology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    Dig Dis Sci 52:3499-506. 2007
    ..Peribiliary enhancement on MRI of the liver is a finding occurring to a variable extent in primary sclerosing cholangitis but does not correlate significantly with survival...
  64. doi request reprint Infectious and inflammatory diseases of the kidney
    Nancy A Hammond
    Department of Radiology, Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, 676 North Saint Clair, Suite 800, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Radiol Clin North Am 50:259-70, vi. 2012
    ..It is imperative that the radiologist be familiar with renal infections beyond the common acute pyelonephritis...
  65. doi request reprint Iron deposition surrounding the hepatic veins of cirrhotic patients on MRI
    Jeanne M Horowitz
    Department of Radiology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    J Magn Reson Imaging 33:598-602. 2011
    ..To provide the first description of a pattern of iron deposition surrounding the hepatic veins in patients with alcoholic cirrhosis and postulate the reason for these findings...
  66. doi request reprint Imaging in intestinal ischemic disorders
    Richard M Gore
    Department of Radiology, Evanston Northwestern Healthcare, Northwestern University Medical School, 2650 Ridge Avenue, Evanston, IL 60201, USA
    Radiol Clin North Am 46:845-75, v. 2008
    ..In this article, role of radiology in the detection, differential diagnosis, and management of patients who have intestinal ischemia and infarction is discussed...
  67. ncbi request reprint Magnetic resonance imaging of the pancreas: the future is now
    Ana L Keppke
    Department of Radiology, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Northwestern University, The Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, USA
    Semin Ultrasound CT MR 26:132-52. 2005
    ..This article reviews the utility of MRI and its use not only as a problem-solving tool but its potential use as a primary examination (similar to CT) in a wide variety of pancreatic diseases...
  68. ncbi request reprint The nonvisualized appendix: incidence of acute appendicitis when secondary inflammatory changes are absent
    Paul Nikolaidis
    Department of Radiology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, 676 N St Clair St, Ste 800, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 183:889-92. 2004
    ..The objective of our study was to assess the importance of nonvisualization of the appendix and its association with acute appendicitis on helical CT when secondary inflammatory changes are absent...
  69. doi request reprint MR imaging of hepatocellular carcinoma
    Gaurav Khatri
    Department of Radiology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, 676 North St Clair Street, Suite 800, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Magn Reson Imaging Clin N Am 18:421-50, x. 2010
    ..Knowledge of therapeutic options and how those are related to imaging findings is imperative to assist clinicians in managing these patients...
  70. ncbi request reprint Contrast-enhanced helical CT of choledocholithiasis
    Frank H Miller
    Department of Radiology, Northwestern University Medical School, 676 N St Clair St, Ste 800, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 181:125-30. 2003
  71. ncbi request reprint Identification of adhesions on CT in small-bowel obstruction
    Bojan Petrovic
    Department of Radiology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Suite 800, 676 N Saint Clair Street, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Emerg Radiol 12:88-93; discussion 94-5. 2006
    ..In the absence of a source of SBO, the presence of an extraluminal band can serve as a helpful diagnostic adjunct for adhesive SBO...
  72. ncbi request reprint Adrenal lesions with heterogeneous suppression on chemical shift imaging: clinical implications
    Helena Gabriel
    Department of Radiology, Northwestern University Medical School, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    J Magn Reson Imaging 19:308-16. 2004
    ..To investigate the frequency and significance of adrenal lesions that demonstrate heterogeneous suppression on chemical shift magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)...
  73. ncbi request reprint Imaging of cystic diseases of the pancreas
    Nancy Hammond
    Department of Radiology, Northwestern University, The Feinberg School of Medicine, 676 North St Clair, Suite 800, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Radiol Clin North Am 40:1243-62. 2002
    ..In a patient without the appropriate history of pancreatitis and the presence of a cystic pancreatic mass, it is incumbent upon the radiologist to offer alternative diagnoses of cystic neoplasms of the pancreas...
  74. ncbi request reprint CT attenuation of unilocular pancreatic cystic lesions to differentiate pseudocysts from mucin-containing cysts
    Hamid Chalian
    Department of Radiology, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, USA
    JOP 12:384-8. 2011
    ..There is extensive overlap among the imaging characteristics of pseudocyst, mucinous cystic neoplasm (MCN) and side branch intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasm (IPMN) on CT images...
  75. ncbi request reprint Left lower-quadrant pain: guidelines from the American College of Radiology appropriateness criteria
    Nancy A Hammond
    Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Am Fam Physician 82:766-70. 2010
    ..Pelvic ultrasonography is the preferred imaging modality in women of childbearing age. Radiography with contrast enema is less sensitive than computed tomography in diagnosing diverticulitis and is seldom used...
  76. doi request reprint Biliary dilatation and duodenal intussusception secondary to enteric duplication cyst: MDCT diagnosis
    Nicholas P Morley
    University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
    Emerg Radiol 16:243-5. 2009
    ..Multidetector computed tomography (MDCT) findings are emphasized, and the value of multiplanar reformation (MPR) in forming a correct preoperative differential diagnosis is discussed...
  77. doi request reprint Response to treatment series: part 2, tumor response assessment--using new and conventional criteria
    Vahid Yaghmai
    Department of Radiology, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 197:18-27. 2011
    ..This article will discuss the conventional and newer morphologic imaging biomarkers for the assessment of tumor response to therapy...
  78. doi request reprint ACR Appropriateness Criteria on Crohn's disease
    James E Huprich
    Mayo Clinic, Department of Radiology, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    J Am Coll Radiol 7:94-102. 2010
    ..This article discusses the usefulness of both traditional and newer imaging techniques in the management of Crohn's disease and its various clinical presentations...
  79. ncbi request reprint Gadolinium-enhanced 3D MR angiography of renal artery stenosis: a pilot comparison of maximum intensity projection, multiplanar reformatting, and 3D volume-rendering postprocessing algorithms
    Visveshwar Baskaran
    Department of Radiology, Northwestern University, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Acad Radiol 9:50-9. 2002
    ..They hypothesized that VR is as accurate as or more accurate than MIP and MPR at depicting renal artery stenosis...
  80. ncbi request reprint Videocapsule endoscopy versus barium contrast studies for the diagnosis of Crohn's disease recurrence involving the small intestine
    Alan L Buchman
    Division of Gastroenterology and Department of Radiology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Am J Gastroenterol 99:2171-7. 2004
    ..Previous investigations have used VCE for the diagnosis of suspected CD in patients presenting with a variety of gastrointestinal symptoms. This is the first study to evaluate the occurrence of active disease in patients with known CD...
  81. ncbi request reprint In vivo diffusion-weighted imaging of liver tumor necrosis in the VX2 rabbit model at 1.5 Tesla
    Jie Deng
    Department of Radiology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Invest Radiol 41:410-4. 2006
    ..We sought to demonstrate the feasibility of using single-shot spin-echo echo-planar imaging for imaging liver tumor necrosis in the in vivo VX2 rabbit model at 1.5 T...
  82. ncbi request reprint MRI of mycotic sinus of valsalva pseudoaneurysm secondary to Aspergillus pericarditis
    Giovanni C Salanitri
    Department of Radiology, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Suite 700, 448 East Ontario Street, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 184:S25-7. 2005
  83. ncbi request reprint MRI detection of uterine necrosis after uterine artery embolization for fibroids
    Helena Gabriel
    Department of Radiology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, 676 N St Clair, Ste 800, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 183:733-6. 2004
  84. ncbi request reprint Gastrointestinal and genitourinary smooth-muscle tumors
    Margaret T Betts
    Department of Radiology, Northwestern University Medical School, Ste 800, 676 N St Clair, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 181:1349-54. 2003
  85. ncbi request reprint Magnetic resonance imaging in patients with pancreatitis: evaluation of signal intensity and enhancement changes
    Gregory T Sica
    Department of Radiology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Magn Reson Imaging 15:275-84. 2002
    ..To evaluate the utility of unenhanced and enhanced T1-weighted fat-suppressed (T1-FS) magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) in detecting pancreatitis...
  86. ncbi request reprint Endometriosis presenting as a urethral diverticulum: a case report
    Aqeel A Chowdhry
    Department of Radiology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    J Reprod Med 49:321-3. 2004
    ..However, in doing so, one should keep in mind that many diseases mimic one another. Physicians must be careful not to fall into the trap of simply assigning a specific disease to a given group of symptoms...
  87. ncbi request reprint MRI of islet cell tumors of the pancreas
    Steven Herwick
    Department of Radiology, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Northwestern University, The Feinberg School of Medicine, 676 N St Clair St, Ste 800, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 187:W472-80. 2006
    ..The purpose of this pictorial essay is to highlight the MRI features of these tumors and underscore potential pitfalls...
  88. ncbi request reprint Accidental ureteral ligation during an inguinal hernia repair of patient with crossed fused renal ectopia
    Caroline M Hwang
    Department of Radiology, Northwestern University Medical School, 676 North St Clair, Ste 800, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Clin Imaging 26:306-8. 2002
    ..We present the imaging findings of a patient with ureteral ligation whose ureteral herniation and crossed renal ectopia were identified after undergoing hernia repair...
  89. ncbi request reprint Imaging benign and malignant disease of the gallbladder
    Richard M Gore
    Department of Radiology, Evanston Northwestern Healthcare, 2650 Ridge Avenue, Evanston, IL 60201, USA
    Radiol Clin North Am 40:1307-23, vi. 2002
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