Imaging Analysis

Imaging Analysis

A look into the imaging modalities that affect clinical practice.

Imaging Analysis

Pleomorphic liposarcoma of the thigh

HemOnc Today, July 10, 2010
Irene Dy, MD; Neilesh Gupta, MD; Munir Ghesani, MD
A 60-year-old man presented with right thigh pain for the past 3 months. He also noted a mass progressively growing at his right thigh around this…
Imaging Analysis

Presentation of possible relapse in a patient with history of DLBCL: Classic imaging features of epiploic appendagitis

HemOnc Today, June 10, 2010
Irene Dy, MD; Iwao Tanaka, MD; Gabriel Sara, MD; Deborah Rovner; Munir Ghesani, MD
Our patient is a 59-year-old man with a history of diabetes and HIV infection. He also has diffuse large B-cell lymphoma, which was diagnosed…
Imaging Analysis

Solitary sternal lesions in patients with cancer

HemOnc Today, May 10, 2010
Sumit Talwar, MD; Iwao Tanaka, MD; Munir Ghesani, MD
A 64-year-old black man with a history of hepatitis C, a 40 pack-year smoking history and a family history of lung cancer presented with…
Imaging Analysis

Great vessels invasion by NSCLC in a patient suspected of pulmonary embolism

HemOnc Today, April 10, 2010
Liana Makarian, MD; Esha Gupta, MD; Munir Ghesani, MD
A 67-year-old woman with an extensive history of smoking initially presented complaining of a persistent cough. An evaluation with chest CT…
Imaging Analysis

Resectable breast carcinoma with incidental benign-appearing lesion in the sacrum

HemOnc Today, March 10, 2010
Amit Patel, MD; Iwao Tanaka, MD; Sharon Rosenbaum-Smith, MD; Carlos Benitez, MD; Munir Ghesani, MD
A 63-year-old woman without significant personal past medical history presented to her primary physician with a one-month complaint of palpable…
Imaging Analysis

Extra-articular pigmented villonodular synovitis of the gluteus

HemOnc Today, February 10, 2010
Irene Dy, MD; Seth Cohen, MD; Iwao Tanaka, MD; Carlos Benitez, MD; Munir Ghesani, MD
A 60-year-old woman presented to us with newly diagnosed breast cancer. She had a screening mammogram that revealed loose collections of punctate…
Imaging Analysis

Intensive postoperative surveillance in early vs. late-stage colon cancer

HemOnc Today, January 10, 2010
Liana Makarian, MD; Neil Gupta, MD; Munir Ghesani, MD
An 80-year-old woman with personal history of early-stage breast cancer, treated with lumpectomy and radiation 11 years ago, initially presented…
Imaging Analysis

The utility of PET/CT in monitoring treatment response and detecting unusual metastases in esophageal cancer

HemOnc Today, December 10, 2009
Eric O. Gamboa, MD; Seth Cohen, MD; Munir Ghesani, MD
A 57-year-old man was referred to the oncology clinic with a 1.5-year history of cough without hemoptysis and progressive dysphagia, resulting in…
Imaging Analysis

Solitary sternal focus with FDG activity found on PET scan after treatment for recurrent breast cancer

HemOnc Today, November 10, 2009
Liana Makarian, MD; Andrew Evans, MD; Munir Ghesani, MD
A 36-year-old woman originally presented in January 2007 with a palpable mass. She underwent bilateral mammogram and left breast ultrasound…
Imaging Analysis

Pigmented villonodular synovitis in a patient with prior history of breast cancer

HemOnc Today, October 10, 2009
Carlos Benitez, MD; Gabriel Sara, MD; Irene Dy, MD; Munir Ghesani, MD
An 89-year-old woman presented to our institution after a mechanical fall. She had a remote history of breast cancer with left breast mastectomy…