European Radiology

, Volume 13, Supplement 5, pp 26–30 | Cite as

MDCT of Primary liver malignancies

  • Alfonso Marchianò


Arterial Phase Arterial Enhancement Iomeprol Hepatic Arterial Phase Late Arterial Phase 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Alfonso Marchianò
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  1. 1.Istituto Nazionale per lo Studio e la Cura dei TumoriMilanItaly

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