Tuberculosis: Important lessons from AOCR 2023, Bangkok, Thailand


  • Mini Pakkal, M.D. University of Toronto, Department of Medical Imaging, Toronto General Hospital, Toronto, Canada.
  • Bushra Johari, M.D. Department of Radiology, Faculty of Medicine, Universiti Teknologi MARA, Sungai Buloh, Malaysia.
  • Jin Mo Goo, M.D., Ph.D Department of Radiology, Seoul National University Hospital, Seoul, Korea.
  • Ki Yeol Lee, M.D., Ph.D. Department of Radiology, Korea University Ansan Hospital, Asan, Korea.
  • Kushaljit Singh Sodhi, M.D. Department of Radiodiagnosis and Imaging, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India.
  • Wiwatana Tanomkiat Department of Radiology, Faculty of Medicine, Prince of Songkla University, Hat-Yai, Songkla, Thailand.



Asian Symposia, Deep learning, Digital tomosynthesis, Epidemiology, Imaging, Low-dose computed tomography, Lung screening, MRI, National TB Eradication Program (NTEP), South-East Asia, Tracheobronchial stenosis, The International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease, Tuberculosis, Ultrasound


The Asian Symposia at the AOCR 2023 discussed the situation and role of radiology in tuberculosis. The scientific committee of the Asian Oceanian Congress of Radiology (AOCR) established the Asian Symposia in order to discuss important and relevant health topics with participating Asian radiological societies. At the AOCR 2023 Asian Symposia I: Situation and Imaging Innovation in Tuberculosis, different views, initiatives, and ideas were presented by representatives from various societies.



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Pakkal M, Johari B, Jin MG, Ki YL, Singh Sodhi K, Tanomkiat W. Tuberculosis: Important lessons from AOCR 2023, Bangkok, Thailand . ASEAN J Radiol [Internet]. 2023 Aug. 31 [cited 2024 Jun. 13];24(2):180-98. Available from:



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