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Vikas Shah


Vikas enjoys teaching abdominal and emergency imaging and has a particular passion for delivering radiology education using social media. He is an Honorary Associate Professor at the University of Leicester, and the Radiology Lead for Leicester Medical School.

He taught on Radiopaedia's Abdominal Emergency Radiology Course and Radiology Review Course 2019 and was a co-convener of the Radiopaedia 2021 Virtual Conference, and is now working on the Radiopaedia 2022 Virtual Conference.

Outside of work, Vikas is kept busy by his children and is slowly mastering the art of Lego! 

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Question 1752

This is an annotated image from a dynamic pelvic floor MRI study, with the pelvic organs at their lowest position. What is your interpretation of the measurements?


Question 2010

On CT colonography, which of these signs has the highest positive predictive value for discriminating sigmoid adenocarcinoma from sigmoid diverticular disease?


Question 2044

Which of the following findings on a sagittal T2-weighted MRI is most likely to be present in a patient with spontaneous intracranial hypotension?


Question 2045

Which of the following is most likely to be seen in the orbits on MRI in patients with spontaneous intracranial hypotension?


Question 2046

Which finding on CT myelography is suggestive of the presence of a CSF-venous fistula?


Question 2047

Which investigation is most likely to localize a suspected ventral dural tear?


Question 2051

According to the AHA standards guidance, ordinarily, which LV myocardial segments are assigned to the LAD territory?


Question 2052

Which structures can be seen a 3-chamber view of the heart?


Question 2053

Which of the following is an example of an ischemic pattern of late gadolinium enhancement?


Question 2054

Regarding takotsubo cardiomyopathy, which of these is true?


Question 2060

What is the most frequent indication for emergency non-obstetric surgery in pregnancy?


Question 2061

Which of the following is the most common type of degeneration of a uterine leiomyoma?


Question 2062

Which of the following types of uterine leiomyoma degeneration occurs most frequently in pregnancy?


Question 2063

Which of these is the greatest risk factor for the development of adnexal torsion?


Question 2064

This 30-year-old woman presents with sudden onset abdominal pain and distension. What is your favored diagnosis? 


Question 2065

This is an MRI study of the abdomen and pelvis in a pregnant woman. On this axial gradient echo sequence image, what are the paired right retroperitoneal structures?


Question 2070

Which of the following is a type of a true diverticulum?


Question 2083

F-18 FDG is a glucose analog that is useful in PET imaging because it:


Question 2084

What is the most likely diagnosis in this patient from the F-18 FDG PET-CT MIP image?


Question 2085

In cardiac PET-CT, when using F-18 FDG to investigate cardiac sarcoid, a cardiac fasting protocol is used to switch myocardial metabolism from glucose to fatty acids. How long should the patient fast for?