Breast MRI: Techniques & Lesion Characterization

Hall 4/5     14:00 - 16:00         Chairs: Kimberly K. Amrami, M.D. and Krzysztof R. Gorny, Ph.D.


Prog #

14:00 133.

The Influence of Temporal Resolution and Phase-Encoding Order on Shape-Based Classification of Dynamic Contrast Enhanced (DCE) MRI Uptake Curves in the Breast

Marieke Heisen1, Thorsten Twellmann1, Hans Buurman2, Anna Vilanova1, Frans A. Gerritsen, 12, Bart M. ter Haar Romeny1

1Technische Universiteit Eindhoven, Eindhoven, Netherlands; 2Healthcare Informatics - Advanced Development, Philips Medical Systems, Best, Netherlands


14:10 134.

Development of Breast MRI Computer-Aided Diagnosis System: Automated Segmentation and

Selection of Unspecific Morphology and Texture Features

Ke Nie1, Jeon-Hor Chen1, 2, Yong Chu1, David J-B Hsiang, Orhan Nalcioglu1, Min-Ying Su1

1Tu & Yuen Center for Functional Onco-Imaging, University of California, Irvine, California, USA; 2Department of Radiology, China Medical University Hospital, Taichung, Taiwan


14:20 135.

Combination of Multinuclear and Multiparametric Breast MRI with ISODATA Analysis

Michael A. Jacobs1, 2, Ronald Ouwerkerk1

1Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA; 2University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA


14:30 136.

A Novel Soft Tissue Marker for Multimodal Breast Imaging with Positive MRI Contrast

Patrick John Bolan1, Amy B. Kolbe1, Michael T. Nelson1

1University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA


14:40 137.

Lesion Characterization in Breast Imaging: VIPR-SSFP Versus FSE

Catherine Judith Moran1, Frederick Kelcz1, Jessica Leigh Klaers1, Youngkyoo Jung1, Sean Fain1, Walter F. Block1

1University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin, USA

14:50 138.

Volume-Interleaved SENSE for Bilateral Breast Imaging

Patrick Michael Devine1, Don Bruce Plewes2

1University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada; 2Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

15:00 139.

Changing Enhancement Patterns Over Time of Small Breast Cancers in Women at High Genetic Risk of Breast Cancer

Fiona Jane Gilbert1, Ruth Warren2, Anwar Padhani3, Preminder Kessar4, Linda Pointon5, Gek Kwan-Lim5, Michael Khazen6, Emilie Bryant5, Lindsay Turnbull7, Martin Leach8, the MARIBS collaborators8

1University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, UK; 2University of Cambridge, UK; 3Paul Strickland Cancer Centre, London, UK; 4Bromley Hospital, London, UK; 5Institute for Cancer Research, London, UK; 6Institution of Cancer Research, London, UK; 7University of Hull, Hull, UK; 8Institute of Cancer Research, London, UK


15:10 140.

Rapid DCE Breast MRI Using TSENSE Accelerated 3D Spiral Imaging

Misung Han1, Bruce L. Daniel1, Brian A. Hargreaves1

1Stanford Univeristy, Stanford, California, USA

15:20 141.

Shutter-Speed DCE-MRI Pharmacokinetic Analyses Facilitate the Discrimination of Malignant and Benign Breast Disease

Wei Huang1, Xin Li2, Elizabeth A. Morris1, Luminita Alina Tudorica3, Ennapadam S. Venkatraman1, Ya Wang1, Jingang Xu2, Charles S. Springer2

1Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York, USA; 2Oregon Health & Science University, Portland, Oregon, USA; 3State University of New York, Stony Brook, New York, USA


15:30 142.

High Frame-Rate Simultaneous Bilateral DCE-MR Breast Imaging

Lawrence Dougherty1, Gamaliel Isaac1, Hee Kwon Song1, Mark A. Rosen1, Linda White Nunes2, Peter J. Moate3, Raymond C. Boston3, Mitchell D. Schnall1

1Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA; 2Pennsylvania Hospital, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA; 3University of Pennsylvania, Kennett Square, Pennsylvania, USA

15:40 143.

Pharmacokinetic Modeling of DCE-MRI Data with Arterial Input Function

Xiangyu Yang1, Jiachao Liang1, Petra Schmalbrock1, Michael V. Knopp1

1The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, USA


15:50 144.

Value of Online Frequency Correction for Total Choline Containing Compounds Peak Detection of Breast

Tumors During Single-Voxel Proton MR Spectroscopy at 1.5 T - not available

Alfonso Fausto1, Marianne Vorbuchner2, Francesco Sardanelli1

1IRCCS Policlinico San Donato, University of Milan School of Medicine, San Donato Milanese, Milan, Italy; 2Siemens AG, Erlanghen, Germany