Liver Imaging Reporting and Data System: an expert consensus statement.

Elsayes KM, Kielar AZ, Agrons MM et al.

Department of Diagnostic Radiology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA.

Journal of hepatocellular carcinoma. 2017.

The increasing incidence and high morbidity and mortality of hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) have inspired the creation of the Liver Imaging Reporting and Data System (LI-RADS). LI-RADS aims to reduce variability in exam interpretation, improve communication, facilitate clinical therapeutic decisions, reduce omission of pertinent information, and facilitate the monitoring of outcomes. LI-RADS is a dynamic process, which is updated frequently. In this article, we describe the LI-RADS 2014 version (v2014), which marks the second update since the initial version in 2011.

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