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Research progress of radiomics based on multi-parameter MRI in lymphatic space invasion of endometrial cancer
ZHAO Jifu  CAO Xinshan 

Cite this article as: ZHAO J F, CAO X S. Research progress of radiomics based on multi-parameter MRI in lymphatic space invasion of endometrial cancer[J]. Chin J Magn Reson Imaging, 2023, 14(6): 171-175. DOI:10.12015/issn.1674-8034.2023.06.031.

[Abstract] Among the numerous factors that affect the prognosis of endometrial cancer (EC), lymphatic vascular space invasion (LVSI) is an important independent risk factor, and current conventional imaging methods cannot accurately diagnose it before surgery. In recent years, the radioomics of multi-parameter magnetic resonance imaging (mpMRI) has shown great potential for diagnosing LVSI in EC, making it possible to accurately diagnose LVSI before surgery. This review summarizes and compares the latest research progress of mpMRI radiomics in EC LVSI, and innovatively proposed combining the radiomics of mpMRI with the tumor marker HE4 (human epididymis protein 4) to construct the radiomics model, aiming to improve the detection rate of LVSI and make more accurate judgments of patient progression, thereby assisting clinical treatment of patients with more precise treatment and improving their prognosis.
[Keywords] endometrial carcinoma;invasion of lymphatic vascular space;preoperative prediction;multi-parameter;magnetic resonance imaging;radiomics

ZHAO Jifu   CAO Xinshan*  

Department of Radiology, Affiliated Hospital of Binzhou Medical College, Binzhou 256603, China

Corresponding author: Cao XS, E-mail:

Conflicts of interest   None.

ACKNOWLEDGMENTS Science and Technology Development Plan Project of Shandong Province (No. 2010GSF10265).
Received  2022-12-25
Accepted  2023-04-28
DOI: 10.12015/issn.1674-8034.2023.06.031
Cite this article as: ZHAO J F, CAO X S. Research progress of radiomics based on multi-parameter MRI in lymphatic space invasion of endometrial cancer[J]. Chin J Magn Reson Imaging, 2023, 14(6): 171-175. DOI:10.12015/issn.1674-8034.2023.06.031.

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