BioMed Research International / 2018 / Article / Tab 2

Research Article

CT and MRI Findings of Soft Tissue Adult Fibrosarcoma in Extremities

Table 2

Imaging findings in ten patients with adult fibrosarcoma.

Patient/age/ sexCT/MRI imageCT AttenuationMRIAdjacent bone infiltrationNecrosis or cysticFibrous septum
T1T2DWIEnhancement patternMuscles edema

1/47/FYes/yesIsoHypoMixedPeripheral enhancementNoNoNoYes

2/18/FNo/yesHypoMixedSpokes-like enhancementYesNoNoYes



5/51/FYes/yesIsoHypoMixedPeripheral enhancementYesNoNoYes





10/48/FYes/yesIsoHypomixedHyperPeripheral enhancementYesNoNoYes

Iso: isointense; Hyper: hyperintense; Hypo: hypointense; mixed: mixed hyperintense and hypointense signal intensity; the CT attenuation or MRI intensity is in comparison with adjacent muscle.

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