International Journal of Medical Imaging

Volume 8, Issue 3, September 2020

  • Mammogram Quantitative Features Associated with Histological High-Grade Breast Cancer

    Bonou Malomon Aime, Topanou Roland Guy Boniface, Hounsossou Cocou Hubert, Gbossa Eddy Hans, Dossou Julien, Biaou Olivier

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 3, September 2020
    Pages: 39-44
    Received: Jun. 15, 2020
    Accepted: Jul. 08, 2020
    Published: Jul. 17, 2020
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    Abstract: High grade breast cancer is recognized as more aggressive cancer type and is the worst survival prognostic. To explore the association of quantitative features extracted from mammograms with histological high-grade breast cancer. We conducted a retrospective study using an open source data got from figshare repository. These anonymized data were co... Show More
  • Evaluating the Clinical Application Value of Ferric Citrate Effervescent Granules (FAC) in Magnetic Resonance Cholangio-Pancreatography (MRCP) Inspection

    Sihua Liang, Xiangran Cai, Nengwei Wang

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 3, September 2020
    Pages: 45-48
    Received: Aug. 03, 2020
    Accepted: Aug. 19, 2020
    Published: Aug. 27, 2020
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    Abstract: Objective: Assessing the clinical application value of Ferric Citrate Effervescent granules (FAC) in magnetic resonance cholangio-pancreatography (MRCP) inspection. Methods: We invited 10 patients who were diagnosed with diseases of the pancreas system and bile duct system and undergoing magnetic resonance cholangio-pancreatography and use Ferric C... Show More
  • The Evolution of Pulmonary Tuberculosis to Pulmonary Aspergiloma in PortHarcourt: A Need for Radiologic Pulmonary Vigilance

    Ebbi Donald Robinson

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 3, September 2020
    Pages: 49-53
    Received: Sep. 18, 2020
    Accepted: Sep. 29, 2020
    Published: Oct. 12, 2020
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    Abstract: Mycetoma or fungus ball is a clump of mould which exists in the human body cavity caused by fungi of the genus Aspergillius. Simple aspergillomas are often asymptomatic however it can clinically present with Cough, haemoptysis and wheezing. The study was aimed at documenting the evolution of pulmonary tuberculosis (PTB) to pulmonary aspergiloma in ... Show More
  • Evaluation of Combined Transcathter Arterial Chemo Embolization (TACE) with Percutaneous Ethanol Injection (PEI) Vs. (TACE) for Unresectable Hepatocellular Carcinoma

    Heba Samier, Hazem Omar, Rasha Dawoud, Alsiagy Ali Salama, Abd-Elmonem Nooman

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 3, September 2020
    Pages: 54-64
    Received: Sep. 19, 2020
    Accepted: Oct. 05, 2020
    Published: Oct. 12, 2020
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    Abstract: There are many treatment options available for hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) but the best choices for intermediate and advanced tumors are sometimes a matter of controversies. The aim of the work was to compare the combined Trans-catheter arterial chemoembolization (TACE) with percutaneous ethanol injection (PEI) against the technique of TACE alon... Show More