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Correlation between MRI radiomics and neovascularization of breast cancer
XU Kepei  FANG Xiaozheng  LIN Yi  XU Maosheng  WANG Shiwei  ZHANG Ruixin 

Cite this article as: Xu KP, Fang XZ, Lin Y, et al. Correlation between MRI radiomics and neovascularization of breast cancer[J]. Chin J Magn Reson Imaging, 2022, 13(8): 146-149. DOI:10.12015/issn.1674-8034.2022.08.033.


[Abstract] Breast cancer is a malignancy that seriously harms women's health worldwide. The high heterogeneity of breast cancer makes it difficult to accurately assess it, which is not conducive to the practice and development of its personalized treatment. Tumor angiogenesis is involved in the formation of tumor heterogeneity and plays a key role in breast cancer treatment response, prognosis and recurrence. How to better use tumor angiogenesis to evaluate the occurrence and development of breast cancer and promote precise treatment is an urgent clinical problem to be solved. As a new research field, breast MRI radiomics has the advantages of high-throughput extraction and quantitative analysis, which can not only non-invasively extract biologically relevant information of tumors and their new blood vessels, but also further realize the characterization of tumor angiogenesis-related factors and pathways at the molecular and gene levels. Therefore, breast MRI radiomics has great potential in evaluating tumor angiogenesis. In this paper, the relationship between breast MRI radiomics and the occurrence and development of breast cancer and tumor neovascularization are expounded, in order to provide new ideas for clinical accurate diagnosis and treatment.
[Keywords] tumor neovascularization;vascular factors;radiomics;magnetic resonance imaging;breast cancer

XU Kepei1   FANG Xiaozheng1   LIN Yi1   XU Maosheng1, 2   WANG Shiwei1, 2   ZHANG Ruixin1, 2*  

1 First Clinical School of Medicine, Zhengjiang Chinese Medical University, Hangzhou 310053, China

2 Department of Radiology, First Affiliated Hospital of Zhengjiang Chinese Medical University, Hangzhou 310006, China

Zhang RX, E-mail: ruixinr@zcmu.edu.cn

Conflicts of interest   None.

Received  2022-04-25
Accepted  2022-08-10
DOI: 10.12015/issn.1674-8034.2022.08.033
Cite this article as: Xu KP, Fang XZ, Lin Y, et al. Correlation between MRI radiomics and neovascularization of breast cancer[J]. Chin J Magn Reson Imaging, 2022, 13(8): 146-149.DOI:10.12015/issn.1674-8034.2022.08.033

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