Is It Better to Include Necrosis in Apparent Diffusion Coefficient (ADC) Measurements? The Necrosis/Wall ADC Ratio to Differentiate Malignant and Benign Necrotic Lung Lesions: Preliminary Results


KARAMAN A. , Durur-Subasi I., ALPER F. , Durur-Karakaya A., Subasi M., AKGÜN M.

JOURNAL OF MAGNETIC RESONANCE IMAGING, vol.46, no.4, pp.1001-1006, 2017 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 46 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Doi Number: 10.1002/jmri.25649
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF MAGNETIC RESONANCE IMAGING
  • Page Numbers: pp.1001-1006

Abstract

Purpose: To determine whether the use of necrosis/wall apparent diffusion coefficient (ADC) ratios in the differentiation of necrotic lung lesions is more reliable than measuring the wall alone.