Extravascular findings during upper limb computed tomographic angiography focusing on undiagnosed malignancy
Romman Nourzaie, Jeeban Das, Hiba Abbas, Narayanan Thulasidasan, Panos Gkoutzios, Shahzad Ilyas, Leo Monzon, Tarun Sabharwal, Steven Moser, Athanasios Diamantopoulos, Department of Interventional Radiology, Guys’ and St. Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust, London SE17EH, United Kingdom
Author contributions: Nourzaie R performed the data collection and data analysis; Nourzaie R and Das J wrote the paper; Das J, Diamantopoulos A, Moser S and Abbas H revised and corrected the paper; Diamantopoulos A and Abbas H revised the data analysis; Thulasidasan N, Gkoutzios P, Ilyas S and Sabharwal T critically revised the manuscript for important intellectual content; Moser S and Diamantopoulos A designed the research and revised the final paper.
Institutional review board statement: Exempted due to retrospective nature of study.
Informed consent statement: Patients were not required to give informed consent to the study because the analysis used anonymous data that were obtained after each patient agreed to treatment by written consent.
Conflict-of-interest statement: No conflict of interest.
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Corresponding author: Athanasios Diamantopoulos, MD, PhD, EBIR, Department of Interventional Radiology, Guys’ and St. Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust, Westminster Bridge Road, London SE1 7EH, United Kingdom. email@example.com
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Received: October 24, 2018
Peer-review started: October 24, 2018
First decision: December 10, 2018
Revised: January 1, 2019
Accepted: January 10, 2019
Article in press: January 10, 2019
Published online: January 28, 2019