To illustrate the spectrum of MRI features in uterine malignancies correlated with new FIGO staging system.
To diagnose the uterine malignant tumors,
radiologists are required accurate definition of local invasion.
MRI is useful tool and standard guideline had already presented by European Society of Urogenital Radiology.
Federation International Gynecology and Obstetrics (FIGO) staging system had been renewed in 2009 and TMN staging system was also revised.
The histopathological classification is also alternated about uterine sarcoma.
In this exhibits,
we will describe MR features of the uterine...
Imaging findings OR Procedure details
Imaging Findings: *Uterine endometrial cancer The Scientific community with the support of the Federation International Gynecology and Obstetrics (FIGO) as well as other international scientific societies and agencies has considered that revision of the classification of endometrial cancer was necessary.
The main reason was based on the data of the prognosis that stage IA and IB showing similar 5-year survival.
The new staging system was defined stage IA involves the endometrium and/or less...
New FIGO staging system has major changes and diagnostic radiologists should know accurately and try to avoid confusion between old and new staging system.
Does the use of the 2009 FIGO classification of endometrial cancer impact on indications of the sentinel node biopsy? BMC Cancer 2010; 10:465. 2.
Uterine sarcomas: a review.
Gynecol Oncol 2010; 116:131-139. 3.
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