An update in musculoskeletal tumors: from quantitative imaging to radiomics.

Published on May 19, 2021in Radiologia Medica2
· DOI :10.1007/S11547-021-01368-2
Vito Chianca (UniPi: University of Pisa), Domenico Albano24
Estimated H-index: 24
(University of Palermo)
+ 4 AuthorsLuca Maria Sconfienza37
Estimated H-index: 37
(University of Milan)
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Abstract
In the last two decades, relevant progress has been made in the diagnosis of musculoskeletal tumors due to the development of new imaging tools, such as diffusion-weighted imaging, diffusion kurtosis imaging, magnetic resonance spectroscopy, and diffusion tensor imaging. Another important role has been played by the development of artificial intelligence software based on complex algorithms, which employ computing power in the detection of specific tumor types. The aim of this article is to report the most advanced imaging techniques focusing on their advantages in clinical practice.
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