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Manjiri Dighe, M.D., M.B.B.S.

Professor
Medical Director of Ultrasound
Abdominal Imaging

Biography

Dr. Dighe is the Medical Director of Ultrasound at the University of Washington and a UW professor of radiology. In addition to abdominal imaging, she is an expert in obstetric and thyroid imaging. She also conducts research on thyroid nodules using non-invasive ways to diagnose malignancy which includes ultrasound elastography. She also has a long interest and expertise in obstetric imaging and works closely with the Maternal Fetal Medicine group in UW to diagnose complex cases.

Dr. Dighe completed her residency in radiology in 2002. After completing her residency training, she underwent a year of abdominal imaging fellowship at the University of Washington Medical Center. Dr. Dighe joined the staff in August of 2004 as an acting assistant professor, becoming an assistant professor in 2005 and associate professor in 2011. Dr. Dighe is also the director of ultrasound at the UW Medical Center.

She is a fellow of the Society of Abdominal Radiology and Society of Radiologists in Ultrasound. She is board certified in radiology.

Recent Publications

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Motion corrected MRI differentiates male and female human brain growth trajectories from mid-gestation
Studholme C., Kroenke C.D., Dighe M.
Nature Communications. 2020 Dec

Achieving accurate estimates of fetal gestational age and personalised predictions of fetal growth based on data from an international prospective cohort study: a population-based machine learning study
Fung R., Villar J., Dashti A., Ismail L.C., Staines-Urias E., Ohuma E.O., Salomon L.J., Victora C.G., Barros F.C., Lambert A., Carvalho M., Jaffer Y.A., Noble J.A., Gravett M.G., Purwar M., Pang R., Bertino E., Munim S., Min A.M., McGready R., Norris S.A., Bhutta Z.A., Kennedy S.H., Papageorghiou A.T., Ourmazd A., Abbott S.E., Abubakar A., Acedo J., Ahmed I., Al-Aamri F., Al-Abduwani J., Al-Abri J., Alam D., Albernaz E., Algren H., Al-Habsi F., Alija M., Al-Jabri H., Al-Lawatiya H., Al-Rashidiya B., Altman D.G., Al-Zadjali W.K., Andersen H.F., Aranzeta L., Ash S., Baricco M., Barsosio H., Batiuk C., Batra M., Berkley J., Bhan M.K., Bhat B.A., Blakey I., Bornemeier S., Bradman A., Buckle M., Burnham O., Burton F., Capp A., Cararra V.I., Carew R., Carrara V.I., Carter A.A., Chamberlain P., Cheikh I.L., Cheikh Ismail L., Choudhary A., Choudhary S., Chumlea W.C., Condon C., Corra L.A., Cosgrove C., Craik R., da Silveira M.F., Danelon D., de Wet T., de Leon E., Deshmukh S., Deutsch G., Dhami J., Di N.P., Dighe M., Dolk H., Domingues M., Dongaonkar D., Enquobahrie D., Eskenazi B., Farhi F., Fernandes M., Finkton D., Fonseca S., Frederick I.O., Frigerio M., Gaglioti P., Garza C.
The Lancet Digital Health. 2020 Jul:e368-e375

Automatic, Age Consistent Reconstruction of the Corpus Callosum Guided by Coherency from in Utero Diffusion-Weighted MRI
Hunt D., Dighe M., Gatenby C., Studholme C.
IEEE Transactions on Medical Imaging. 2020 Mar:601-610

Prenatal Imaging Findings Predict Obstructive Fetal Airways Requiring EXIT
Cash H., Bly R., Masco V., Dighe M., Cheng E., Delaney S., Ma K., Perkins J.A.
Laryngoscope. 2020 Jan

Differential outcomes of patients with thyroid FNA diagnoses of AUS/FLUS with and without nuclear atypia: The potential need for separation in the Bethesda System
Deftereos G., Schmechel S.C., Waner E.E., Itani M., Dighe M.K., Tylee T.S.
Diagnostic Cytopathology. 2020 Jan

Hyperparameter selection for ResNet classification of malignancy from thyroid ultrasound images
Cox J., Rubin S., Adams J., Pereira C., Dighe M., Alessio A.
Progress in Biomedical Optics and Imaging - Proceedings of SPIE. 2020 Jan

Challenges and Opportunities in Connectome Construction and Quantification in the Developing Human Fetal Brain
Hunt D., Dighe M., Gatenby C., Studholme C.
Topics in Magnetic Resonance Imaging. 2019 Oct:265-273

Application of Dynamic Contrast Enhanced Magnetic Resonance Imaging to Evaluate Angiogenic Response and Vascular Permeability
Wallingford M., Tarui T., Jayaraman N., Huggins G., Dighe M.
Arteriosclerosis, thrombosis, and vascular biology. 2019 Aug:1507-1509

Limited Ultrasound Protocol for Upper Extremity Peripherally Inserted Central Catheter Monitoring: A Pilot Study in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit
Motz P., Arnim A., Likes M., Chabra S., Traudt C., Iyer R., Dighe M.
Journal of ultrasound in medicine : official journal of the American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine. 2019 May:1341-1347

A Nomogram of Lateral Abdominal Wall Fat Thickness in Normal Third Trimester Fetuses
Dubinsky T., O'Regan J., Sonneborn R., Hippe D., Dighe M., Moshiri M.
Ultrasound Quarterly. 2019 Mar:30-34