The prognostic value of dynamic contrast-enhanced MRI contrast agent transfer constant K(trans) in cervical cancer is explained by plasma flow rather than vessel permeability.
AuthorsDickie, Ben R
Kershaw, Lucy E
Carrington, Bernadette M
Davidson, Susan E
West, Catharine M L
AffiliationDivision of Molecular and Clinical Cancer Sciences, The University of Manchester, Manchester Academic Health Science Centre, Manchester M20 4BX, UK
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AbstractThe microvascular contrast agent transfer constant K(trans) has shown prognostic value in cervical cancer patients treated with chemoradiotherapy. This study aims to determine whether this is explained by the contribution to K(trans) of plasma flow (Fp), vessel permeability surface-area product (PS), or a combination of both.
CitationThe prognostic value of dynamic contrast-enhanced MRI contrast agent transfer constant K(trans) in cervical cancer is explained by plasma flow rather than vessel permeability. 2017 Br J Cancer
JournalBritish Journal of Cancer
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