MRI of the liver-how to do it

ArticleinPediatric Radiology 40(4):431-7 · April 2010with3 Reads
Impact Factor: 1.57 · DOI: 10.1007/s00247-009-1522-0 · Source: PubMed

    Abstract

    This article details indications, patient preparation, pulse sequences/protocols, and contrast agents for pediatric hepatobiliary MRI. When performed well, MRI provides superior diagnostic information relative to CT for evaluation of hepatic tumors, liver transplants, and biliary disease.