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Title: MR Imaging of the Aorta.
Authors: Sakamoto, Ichiro / Sueyoshi, Eijun / Uetani, Masataka
Issue Date: Feb-2010
Publisher: Elsevier Inc.
Citation: Magnetic resonance imaging clinics of North America, 18(1), pp.43-55; 2010
Abstract: Recent advances in noninvasive imaging methods, such as CT and MR imaging, have replaced most of invasive angiographic procedures in the diagnosis of acquired aortic disease, decreasing the cost and morbidity of diagnosis. This article reviews and illustrates present MR imaging methods for evaluation of the aorta. Common diseases of the aorta also are discussed with a focus on their unique morphologic and functional features and characteristic MR imaging findings. Knowledge of pathologic conditions of common aortic diseases and proper MR imaging techniques enables accurate and time-efficient aortic evaluation.
Keywords: Aortic aneurysm / Aortic disease / Aortic dissection / MRI
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/10069/23906
ISSN: 10649689
DOI: 10.1016/j.mric.2009.09.004
PubMed ID: 19962092
Rights: Copyright © 2010 Elsevier Inc. All rights reserved.
Type: Journal Article
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