In Vitro Phantom Experiment

A Basic Study on the Application of Soft Tissue Roentgenography for the Roentgenographic Demonstration of Intrathyroidal Calcification
  • Masayoshi Akisada
  • Yoshihide Fujimoto


As stated in the preceding chapter, the diagnostic value of psammoma bodies in thyroid cancer has been confirmed by the histologic and roentgenographic studies on the resected specimens. Then the next important problem to be solved is how to demonstrate psammoma bodies on the roentgenogram of the neck preoperatively.


Thyroid Cancer Lateral Projection Skin Dose Phantom Experiment Psammoma Body 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.


Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

Copyright information

© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1973

Authors and Affiliations

  • Masayoshi Akisada
    • 1
    • 2
  • Yoshihide Fujimoto
    • 3
  1. 1.Radiology DepartmentMitsui Memorial HospitalTokyoJapan
  2. 2.Department of Radiology, Faculty of MedicineUniversity of TokyoJapan
  3. 3.Second Department of Surgery, Faculty of MedicineUniversity of TokyoJapan

Personalised recommendations