Vol. 19 No. 4, 2016

Table of Contents

Theme of this issue: Imaging in Women


Women’s Imaging and Oncology

Full Article

RKC Ngan

Hong Kong J Radiol 2016;19:236-8

DOI: 10.12809/hkjr1616445

No abstract available.


Mid-term Results and Efficacy of Uterine Artery Embolisation for Symptomatic Fibroids in the Local Population

Full Article

KYK Wong, VWT Chan, PCH Kwok, KY Leung

Hong Kong J Radiol 2016;19:239-48

DOI: 10.12809/hkjr1615307

Objective: To assess the efficacy and safety of uterine artery embolisation (UAE) for treatment of symptomatic fibroids in Hong Kong Chinese women.

Diagnostic Accuracy of Preoperative Magnetic Resonance Imaging in Staging Endometrial Cancer: a Five-year Experience

Full Article

CYH Chan, SKW Shek, SKY Kwok, WK Wong, THN Wong, DHS Fung, WL Poon

Hong Kong J Radiol 2016;19:249-55

DOI: 10.12809/hkjr1615345

Objectives: To evaluate the accuracy of magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) in predicting deep myometrial invasion, cervical stromal invasion, and pelvic lymph node involvement in the preoperative assessment of women

Correlation of Dose-reporting Parameters in Two-dimensional and Three-dimensional Image-guided Brachytherapy for Cancer of the Cervix Uteri: a Single-Institution Experience

Full Article

SWK Siu, AMK Chow, TMC Ng, FNF Tang, PPY Ho, WWL Chan, MHM Szeto, PWK Kwong, TW Leung

Hong Kong J Radiol 2016;19:256-61

DOI: 10.12809/hkjr1616398

Objective: Different dose-reporting parameters are suggested for two-dimensional and three-dimensional image-guided brachytherapy for cancer of the cervix uteri. We aimed to determine if there is any correlation between

Use of Uterine Artery Embolisation for Pregnancy-related Complications: a Single-Institution Experience

Full Article

MC Lam, SS Lo

Hong Kong J Radiol 2016;19:262-8

DOI: 10.12809/hkjr1615358

Objective: To evaluate the indications, efficacy, and complications of uterine artery embolisation (UAE) in different

Efficacy of Radioguided Occult Lesion Localisation: How Well are We Doing?

Full Article

AKY Au, AYH Wan, BST Leung, SSW Lo, WWC Wong, JLS Khoo

Hong Kong J Radiol 2016;19:269-78

DOI: 10.12809/hkjr1615317

Objective: To assess the radiological, scintigraphic, surgical, and histological success rates of radioguided occult lesion localisation

Mucocele-like Lesions of the Breast: Mammographic, Sonographic, and Pathologic Findings and Upgrade Rate

Full Article

HHC Tsang, JWC Wai, JLF Chiu, OK Wong

Hong Kong J Radiol 2016;19:279-86

DOI: 10.12809/hkjr1615330

Objective: To describe the mammographic, sonographic, and pathologic appearance of mucocele-like lesions (MLLs) of the breast and to determine the upgrade rate following

Breast Sonoelastography: Our Preliminary Experience in 155 Lesions

Full Article

MC Lam, KML Wong, WS Mak, KMK Kwok, HS Lam, CW Wong

Hong Kong J Radiol 2016;19:287-92

DOI: 10.12809/hkjr1615379

Objectives: To determine whether shear wave velocity is correlated with the ultrasound Breast Imaging–Reporting and Data System (BIRADS) grading and pathology result, and to establish a cutoff value to distinguish benign and

Stereotactic-guided Vacuum-assisted Breast Biopsy in the Asian Population: What Factors Affect Marker Migration?

Full Article

VYK To, KM Wong, WS Mak, KM Kwok, CW Wong

Hong Kong J Radiol 2016;19:293-9

DOI: 10.12809/hkjr1615395

Objective: Stereotactic-guided vacuum-assisted biopsy (VAB) can be performed in small breast masses, distortions, and microcalcifications. A metallic marker is deployed at the corresponding biopsy site to facilitate


Giant Fibroadenoma Presenting as an Axillary Mass in a Young Renal Transplant Recipient on Long-term Cyclosporine A Therapy

Full Article

JCM Sitt, SY Ni, VYK Tsoi, WC Chan, HHL Chau

Hong Kong J Radiol 2016;19:300-2

DOI: 10.12809/hkjr1615367

We report on a young female renal transplant recipient on long-term cyclosporine A therapy who developed a giant fibroadenoma presenting as a rapidly enlarging solitary left axillary mass, with a background history


Magnetic Resonance Imaging of Breast Augmentation and Complications: a Pictorial Essay

Full Article

HHC Tsang, JWC Wai, JLF Chiu

Hong Kong J Radiol 2016;19:303-7

DOI: 10.12809/hkjr1615328

With an increasing number of women undergoing breast augmentation and later presenting with breast symptoms, radiologists need to be familiar with the different imaging appearances. Mammography and