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Peter Raff Mueller, M.D.

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This page shows the publications co-authored by Peter Mueller and Debra Gervais.
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10.903
  1. Adjunctive intrapleural tissue plasminogen activator administered via chest tubes placed with imaging guidance: effectiveness and risk for hemorrhage. Radiology. 2008 Mar; 246(3):956-63.
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    Score: 0.394
  2. Percutaneous radiofrequency ablation of ovarian cancer metastasis to the liver: indications, outcomes, and role in patient management. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2006 Sep; 187(3):746-50.
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    Score: 0.356
  3. Percutaneous ablation of kidney tumors in nonsurgical candidates. Oncology (Williston Park). 2005 Oct; 19(11 Suppl 4):6-11.
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    Score: 0.334
  4. Radiofrequency ablation of renal cell carcinoma: part 1, Indications, results, and role in patient management over a 6-year period and ablation of 100 tumors. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2005 Jul; 185(1):64-71.
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    Score: 0.328
  5. Radiofrequency ablation of renal cell carcinoma: part 2, Lessons learned with ablation of 100 tumors. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2005 Jul; 185(1):72-80.
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    Score: 0.328
  6. Percutaneous radiofrequency ablation of renal cell carcinoma. Eur Radiol. 2005 May; 15(5):960-7.
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    Score: 0.321
  7. Percutaneous imaging-guided abdominal and pelvic abscess drainage in children. Radiographics. 2004 May-Jun; 24(3):737-54.
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    Score: 0.302
  8. Renal cell carcinoma: clinical experience and technical success with radio-frequency ablation of 42 tumors. Radiology. 2003 Feb; 226(2):417-24.
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    Score: 0.277
  9. Percutaneous radiofrequency ablation of nodal metastases. Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol. 2002 Nov-Dec; 25(6):547-9.
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    Score: 0.272
  10. Percutaneous abscess drainage in Crohn disease: technical success and short- and long-term outcomes during 14 years. Radiology. 2002 Mar; 222(3):645-51.
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    Score: 0.260
  11. Complications after pancreatoduodenectomy: imaging and imaging-guided interventional procedures. Radiographics. 2001 May-Jun; 21(3):673-90.
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    Score: 0.246
  12. Radio-frequency ablation of renal cell carcinoma: early clinical experience. Radiology. 2000 Dec; 217(3):665-72.
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    Score: 0.239
  13. CT-Guided transgluteal drainage of deep pelvic abscesses in children: selective use as an alternative to transrectal drainage. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2000 Nov; 175(5):1393-6.
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    Score: 0.237
  14. US-guided thoracentesis: requirement for postprocedure chest radiography in patients who receive mechanical ventilation versus patients who breathe spontaneously. Radiology. 1997 Aug; 204(2):503-6.
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    Score: 0.189
  15. Percutaneous transpulmonary CT-guided liver biopsy: a safe and technically easy approach for lesions located near the diaphragm. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 1996 Aug; 167(2):482-3.
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    Score: 0.177
  16. Nonvascular Interventional Procedures in an Urban General Hospital: Analysis of 2001-2010 with Comparison to the Previous Decade. Acad Radiol. 2015 Jul; 22(7):904-8.
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    Score: 0.160
  17. Long-term oncologic outcomes after radiofrequency ablation for T1 renal cell carcinoma. Eur Urol. 2013 Mar; 63(3):486-92.
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    Score: 0.135
  18. Image-guided percutaneous splenic interventions. Radiographics. 2012 Mar-Apr; 32(2):523-34.
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    Score: 0.130
  19. Treatment of deep intramuscular and musculoskeletal abscess: experience with 99 CT-guided percutaneous catheter drainage procedures. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2011 May; 196(5):1182-8.
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    Score: 0.123
  20. Computed tomography-guided drainage of mediastinal abscesses: clinical experience with 23 patients. J Vasc Interv Radiol. 2011 May; 22(5):673-7.
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    Score: 0.122
  21. Imaging-guided suprapubic bladder tube insertion: experience in the care of 549 patients. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2011 Jan; 196(1):182-8.
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    Score: 0.120
  22. CT-guided drainage of abdominal abscesses: hydrodissection to create access routes for percutaneous drainage. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2011 Jan; 196(1):189-91.
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    Score: 0.120
  23. Imaging-guided percutaneous radiofrequency ablation of retroperitoneal metastatic disease in patients with gynecologic malignancies: clinical experience with eight patients. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2010 Jun; 194(6):1635-8.
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    Score: 0.115
  24. Management of abdominal and pelvic abscesses that persist despite satisfactory percutaneous drainage catheter placement. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2010 Mar; 194(3):815-20.
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    Score: 0.113
  25. Percutaneous CT-guided radiofrequency ablation of renal cell carcinoma: efficacy of organ displacement by injection of 5% dextrose in water into the retroperitoneum. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2009 Dec; 193(6):1686-90.
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    Score: 0.111
  26. Radiofrequency ablation of hepatic tumours: effect of post-ablation margin on local tumour progression. Eur Radiol. 2010 Apr; 20(4):877-85.
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    Score: 0.110
  27. Percutaneous hepatic abscess drainage: do multiple abscesses or multiloculated abscesses preclude drainage or affect outcome? J Vasc Interv Radiol. 2009 Aug; 20(8):1059-65.
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    Score: 0.108
  28. Thirty years' experience with balloon dilation of benign postoperative biliary strictures: long-term outcomes. Radiology. 2008 Dec; 249(3):1050-7.
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    Score: 0.103
  29. Neoplastic iliopsoas masses in oncology patients: CT findings. Abdom Imaging. 2008 Jul-Aug; 33(4):493-7.
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    Score: 0.101
  30. Protecting the ureter during radiofrequency ablation of renal cell cancer: a pilot study of retrograde pyeloperfusion with cooled dextrose 5% in water. J Vasc Interv Radiol. 2008 Jul; 19(7):1034-40.
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    Score: 0.100
  31. Radiological management of patients with urinary obstruction following urinary diversion procedures: technical factors, complications, long-term management and outcome. Experience with 378 procedures. J Med Imaging Radiat Oncol. 2008 Jun; 52(3):237-43.
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    Score: 0.100
  32. Antibiotic prophylaxis for percutaneous radiologic gastrostomy and gastrojejunostomy insertion in outpatients with head and neck cancer. J Vasc Interv Radiol. 2008 Apr; 19(4):571-5.
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    Score: 0.099
  33. Complex abdominal and pelvic abscesses: efficacy of adjunctive tissue-type plasminogen activator for drainage. Radiology. 2008 May; 247(2):567-73.
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    Score: 0.099
  34. Imaging and percutaneous treatment of secondarily infected hepatic infarctions. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2008 Mar; 190(3):601-7.
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    Score: 0.099
  35. Dropped appendicolith: CT findings and implications for management. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2008 Mar; 190(3):707-11.
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    Score: 0.099
  36. Prostate biopsy after ano-rectal resection: value of CT-guided trans-gluteal biopsy. Eur Radiol. 2008 Apr; 18(4):738-42.
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    Score: 0.098
  37. Interventional uroradiology. Radiol Clin North Am. 2008 Jan; 46(1):45-64, vi.
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    Score: 0.097
  38. Feasibility and safety of infracolic fluoroscopically guided percutaneous radiologic gastrostomy. J Vasc Interv Radiol. 2008 Jan; 19(1):129-32.
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    Score: 0.097
  39. Dropped gallstones and surgical clips after cholecystectomy: CT assessment. J Comput Assist Tomogr. 2007 Sep-Oct; 31(5):758-62.
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    Score: 0.095
  40. Thermal ablation in interventional oncology. Semin Roentgenol. 2007 Jul; 42(3):175-90.
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    Score: 0.094
  41. Impact of obesity on medical imaging and image-guided intervention. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2007 Feb; 188(2):433-40.
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    Score: 0.092
  42. Imaging-guided catheter drainage of abdominal collections with fistulous pancreaticobiliary communication. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2006 Dec; 187(6):1591-6.
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    Score: 0.090
  43. Diagnosis of renal lymphoma by percutaneous image guided biopsy: experience with 11 cases. J Urol. 2006 Nov; 176(5):1952-6; discussion 1956.
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    Score: 0.090
  44. Percutaneous radiofrequency thermal ablation of primary and metastatic hepatic tumors: current concepts and review of the literature. Semin Intervent Radiol. 2006 Mar; 23(1):73-84.
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    Score: 0.086
  45. Omental infarct: CT imaging features. Abdom Imaging. 2006 Sep-Oct; 31(5):549-54.
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    Score: 0.085
  46. Image-guided percutaneous radiofrequency ablation and incidence of post-radiofrequency ablation syndrome: prospective survey. Radiology. 2005 Dec; 237(3):1097-102.
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    Score: 0.084
  47. Radiofrequency ablation of a central renal tumor: protection of the collecting system with a retrograde cold dextrose pyeloperfusion technique. J Vasc Interv Radiol. 2005 Nov; 16(11):1551-5.
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    Score: 0.084
  48. Long-term followup of patients with renal cell carcinoma treated with radio frequency ablation with curative intent. J Urol. 2005 Jul; 174(1):61-3.
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    Score: 0.082
  49. Radiofrequency ablation of renal cell carcinoma. Abdom Imaging. 2005 Jul-Aug; 30(4):442-50.
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    Score: 0.082
  50. Percutaneous cholecystostomy catheter removal and incidence of clinically significant bile leaks: a clinical approach to catheter management. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2005 May; 184(5):1647-51.
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    Score: 0.081
  51. Intermediate cystic renal masses: radiology-pathology correlation. Curr Probl Diagn Radiol. 2005 May-Jun; 34(3):116-25.
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    Score: 0.081
  52. CT and fluoroscopically guided percutaneous embolization treatment of a pseudoaneurysm associated with pancreatitis. J Vasc Interv Radiol. 2005 Mar; 16(3):411-5.
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    Score: 0.080
  53. CT appearance of acute appendagitis. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2004 Nov; 183(5):1303-7.
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    Score: 0.078
  54. Portable abdominal CT: analysis of quality and clinical impact in more than 100 consecutive cases. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2004 Sep; 183(3):663-70.
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    Score: 0.077
  55. Radiofrequency ablation: an alternative treatment method of renal cell carcinoma. Chang Gung Med J. 2004 Aug; 27(8):618-23.
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    Score: 0.077
  56. Enteric feeding with gastric decompression: management with separate gastric accesses. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2004 Aug; 183(2):387-90.
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    Score: 0.077
  57. Pancreatoduodenectomy: imaging and image-guided interventional treatment. Semin Ultrasound CT MR. 2004 Jun; 25(3):252-60.
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    Score: 0.076
  58. Cholecystocolonic fistula: serial CT imaging features. Emerg Radiol. 2004 Jul; 10(6):301-2.
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    Score: 0.076
  59. The inaccessible or undrainable abscess: how to drain it. Radiographics. 2004 May-Jun; 24(3):717-35.
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    Score: 0.076
  60. Omental infarct: an unusual CT appearance after superior mesenteric artery occlusion. Emerg Radiol. 2004 Apr; 10(5):276-8.
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    Score: 0.075
  61. Acute pancreatitis: the role of imaging and interventional radiology. Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol. 2004 May-Jun; 27(3):208-25.
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    Score: 0.075
  62. Importance and effects of altered workplace ergonomics in modern radiology suites. Radiographics. 2004 Mar-Apr; 24(2):615-27.
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    Score: 0.075
  63. Recurrent abdominal and pelvic abscesses: incidence, results of repeated percutaneous drainage, and underlying causes in 956 drainages. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2004 Feb; 182(2):463-6.
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    Score: 0.074
  64. Radiofrequency ablation of renal cell carcinoma. Clin Radiol. 2003 Dec; 58(12):905-13.
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    Score: 0.073
  65. The difficult biopsy: let's make it easier. Curr Probl Diagn Radiol. 2003 Sep-Oct; 32(5):218-26.
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    Score: 0.072
  66. Urine leaks and urinomas: diagnosis and imaging-guided intervention. Radiographics. 2003 Sep-Oct; 23(5):1133-47.
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    Score: 0.072
  67. Transgluteal approach for percutaneous drainage of deep pelvic abscesses: 154 cases. Radiology. 2003 Sep; 228(3):701-5.
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    Score: 0.072
  68. Sonography and sonographically guided fine-needle aspiration biopsy of the thyroid gland: indications and techniques, pearls and pitfalls. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2003 Jul; 181(1):267-71.
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    Score: 0.071
  69. Interventional radiology case conferences Massachusetts General Hospital. Continuous high-output drainage of hepatic abscess 3 months after radiofrequency ablation of hepatocellular carcinoma. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2003 Apr; 180(4):1079-84.
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    Score: 0.070
  70. Incidence of malignancy in complex cystic renal masses (Bosniak category III): should imaging-guided biopsy precede surgery? AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2003 Mar; 180(3):755-8.
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    Score: 0.070
  71. Image-guided percutaneous biopsy of the adrenal gland: review of indications, technique, and complications. Curr Probl Diagn Radiol. 2003 Jan-Feb; 32(1):3-10.
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    Score: 0.069
  72. Percutaneous nonvascular splenic intervention: a 10-year review. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2002 Dec; 179(6):1591-6.
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    Score: 0.069
  73. CT-guided transgluteal drainage of deep pelvic abscesses: indications, technique, procedure-related complications, and clinical outcome. Radiographics. 2002 Nov-Dec; 22(6):1353-67.
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    Score: 0.068
  74. Predictive value of benign percutaneous adrenal biopsies in oncology patients. Clin Radiol. 2002 Oct; 57(10):898-901.
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    Score: 0.068
  75. Celiac plexus block: a palliative tool underused by radiologists. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2002 Sep; 179(3):633-6.
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    Score: 0.067
  76. Percutaneous treatment by interventional radiologists of anastomotic leaks: basic concepts. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2002 Aug; 179(2):365-9.
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    Score: 0.067
  77. Bacterial peritonitis: a postulated cause of death associated with hepatic radiofrequency ablation. Clin Radiol. 2002 Aug; 57(8):765-7.
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    Score: 0.067
  78. Percutaneous reconstruction of isolated bile ducts: combination of percutaneous and endoscopic biliary techniques. Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol. 2002 Nov-Dec; 25(6):527-9.
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    Score: 0.066
  79. Renal trauma: radiologic evaluation and percutaneous treatment of nonvascular injuries. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2002 Jun; 178(6):1507-11.
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    Score: 0.066
  80. The role of interventional radiology in the treatment of mediastinal collections caused by esophageal anastomotic leaks. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2002 Mar; 178(3):649-53.
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    Score: 0.065
  81. Tunneled peritoneal catheter placement under sonographic and fluoroscopic guidance in the palliative treatment of malignant ascites. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2001 Sep; 177(3):615-8.
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    Score: 0.063
  82. Nonvascular interventional procedures: analysis of a 10-year database containing more than 21,000 cases. Radiology. 2001 Sep; 220(3):730-6.
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    Score: 0.063
  83. Transvaginal catheter drainage of tuboovarian abscess using the trocar method: technique and literature review. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2001 Jul; 177(1):139-44.
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    Score: 0.062
  84. Transvaginal interventional procedures: aspiration, biopsy, and catheter drainage. Radiographics. 2001 May-Jun; 21(3):657-72.
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    Score: 0.061
  85. Catecholamine Surge during Image-Guided Ablation of Adrenal Gland Metastases: Predictors, Consequences, and Recommendations for Management. J Vasc Interv Radiol. 2016 Mar; 27(3):395-402.
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    Score: 0.042
  86. The CT small bowel faeces sign: description and clinical significance. Clin Radiol. 1995 Nov; 50(11):765-7.
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    Score: 0.042
  87. Renal radiofrequency ablation with pyeloperfusion. Int J Urol. 2015 Jan; 22(1):131-2.
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    Score: 0.039
  88. Computed tomography-guided percutaneous biopsy of isoattenuating focal liver lesions. Abdom Imaging. 2014 Jun; 39(3):633-44.
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    Score: 0.038
  89. The challenging image-guided abdominal mass biopsy: established and emerging techniques 'if you can see it, you can biopsy it'. Abdom Imaging. 2013 Aug; 38(4):672-96.
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    Score: 0.036
  90. Imaging-guided biopsy of (18)F-FDG-avid extrapulmonary lesions: do lesion location and morphologic features on CT affect the positive predictive value for malignancy? AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2013 Aug; 201(2):433-8.
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    Score: 0.036
  91. Imaging after percutaneous radiofrequency ablation of hepatic tumors: Part 1, Normal findings. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2013 Jan; 200(1):184-93.
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    Score: 0.034
  92. Imaging after percutaneous radiofrequency ablation of hepatic tumors: Part 2, Abnormal findings. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2013 Jan; 200(1):194-204.
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    Score: 0.034
  93. Long-term durable oncologic outcomes after radiofrequency ablation for T1 renal cell carcinoma. J Clin Oncol. 2012 Feb 10; 30(5_suppl):384.
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    Score: 0.032
  94. CT-guided celiac plexus neurolysis: a review of anatomy, indications, technique, and tips for successful treatment. Radiographics. 2011 Oct; 31(6):1599-621.
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    Score: 0.032
  95. Interventional radiology in the management of abdominal collections after distal pancreatectomy: a retrospective review. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2011 Jul; 197(1):241-6.
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    Score: 0.031
  96. Success of image-guided biopsy for small (= 3 cm) focal liver lesions in cirrhotic and noncirrhotic individuals. J Vasc Interv Radiol. 2010 Oct; 21(10):1539-47; quiz 1547.
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    Score: 0.029
  97. Renal mass biopsy to guide treatment decisions for small incidental renal tumors: a cost-effectiveness analysis. Radiology. 2010 Sep; 256(3):836-46.
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    Score: 0.029
  98. Fine-needle aspiration biopsy of thyroid nodules: experience in a cohort of 944 patients. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2009 Oct; 193(4):1175-9.
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    Score: 0.028
  99. Transvaginal drainage of pelvic fluid collections: results, expectations, and experience. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2008 Nov; 191(5):1352-8.
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    Score: 0.026
  100. Radiofrequency ablation versus nephron-sparing surgery for small unilateral renal cell carcinoma: cost-effectiveness analysis. Radiology. 2008 Jul; 248(1):169-78.
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    Score: 0.025
  101. Inflammatory nodules mimic applicator track seeding after percutaneous ablation of renal tumors. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2007 Oct; 189(4):845-8.
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    Score: 0.024
  102. Acute epiploic appendagitis and its mimics. Radiographics. 2005 Nov-Dec; 25(6):1521-34.
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    Score: 0.021
  103. Acute epiploic appendagitis in hernia sac: CT appearance. Emerg Radiol. 2005 Jun; 11(4):226-7.
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    Score: 0.020
  104. Cardiac arrest: abdominal CT imaging features. Abdom Imaging. 2004 Mar-Apr; 29(2):177-9.
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    Score: 0.019
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