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Research progress of radiomics in bladder cancer
BAO Kuanzhu  LIU Jiawei  HAO Jingang 

Cite this article as: BAO K Z, LIU J W, HAO J G. Research progress of radiomics in bladder cancer[J]. Chin J Magn Reson Imaging, 2023, 14(1): 189-193. DOI:10.12015/issn.1674-8034.2023.01.035.

[Abstract] Bladder cancer is one of the most common malignancies of the genitourinary system. In recent years, the morbidity and mortality rate of the disease in China has been increasing year by year. Therefore, early diagnosis of bladder cancer and prediction of its curative effect and prognosis is of great significance. At present, the primary diagnosis of bladder cancer is mainly made by traditional imaging examinations such as ultrasound, CT and MRI. It is difficult to make accurate diagnosis for the stage and grade of bladder cancer and some "homomorphic" bladder lesions. Radiomics can mine deeper information in medical images with high throughput. It has become a new method in the research of bladder cancer. This paper aims to explore the basic concept and workflow of radiomics and to review the recent progress of the application of radiomics in bladder cancer staging, pathological grading, differential diagnosis and prognosis prediction, it is expected to provide imaging guidance value for clinical in accurate diagnosis and treatment of bladder cancer.
[Keywords] bladder cancer;magnetic resonance imaging;radiomics;staging and pathological grading;differential diagnosis;prognosis prediction

BAO Kuanzhu   LIU Jiawei   HAO Jingang*  

Department of Radiology, the Second Affiliated Hospital of Kuming Medical University, Kunming 650101, China

Corresponding author: Hao JG, E-mail:

Conflicts of interest   None.

ACKNOWLEDGMENTS Academic Leader Project Fund of Yunnan Provincial Health Commission (No. D-2018012).
Received  2022-07-14
Accepted  2022-12-05
DOI: 10.12015/issn.1674-8034.2023.01.035
Cite this article as: BAO K Z, LIU J W, HAO J G. Research progress of radiomics in bladder cancer[J]. Chin J Magn Reson Imaging, 2023, 14(1): 189-193. DOI:10.12015/issn.1674-8034.2023.01.035.

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