About HKJR


Hong Kong Journal of Radiology (HKJR) is the official peer-reviewed academic journal of the Hong Kong College of Radiologists. HKJR is published quarterly by Hong Kong Academy of Medicine Press. HKJR is a continuation of the Journal of the Hong Kong College of Radiologists.


HKJR publishes papers on all aspects of diagnostic imaging, clinical oncology, and nuclear medicine, including original research articles, review articles, perspectives, pictorial essays, case reports, brief communications, editorials, and letters to the Editor. Papers on radiological protection, quality assurance, audit in radiology, and matters related to radiological training or education are also included.


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Volume 24 Number 3, September 2021





Highlights of this issue


Cardiovascular Events and Mortality in Patients Undergoing Adjuvant Radiotherapy for Breast Cancer: a Systematic Review
Prophylactic Caesarean Iliac Artery Balloon Insertion in Patients with Abnormal Placental Implantation
Differential Diagnoses of Axillary Lesions: a Pictorial Essay

About the Cover Images

In the article “Kidney and Inferior Vena Cava Abnormalities with Leg Thrombosis (KILT Syndrome) in a Young Healthy Male: a Case Report”, volume rendering demonstrates focal interruption of the inferior vena cava (green) seen at intrahepatic segment with azygos continuation draining into the superior vena cava (blue) In the article “Differential Diagnoses of Axillary Lesions: a Pictorial Essay”, colour Doppler ultrasonogram shows an irregular subcutaneous mass with internal vascularity (arrow) and suspected invasion of the underlying muscle layer (open arrow), subsequently proven on histopathology to be a liposarcoma