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Liver: Helical Computed Tomography and Magnetic Resonance Imaging

  • Yuji Baba
  • Yasuyuki Yamashita
  • Kazuo Awai
  • Koichi Kawanaka
Part of the Methods of Cancer Diagnosis, Therapy and Prognosis book series (HAYAT, volume 5)

Both computed tomography (CT) and magnetic resonance (MR) imaging have made major contributions to the evaluation of liver morphology, blood flow and detection and characterization of liver neoplasms.

Studies in numerous institutions have established that both CT and MR imaging are highly accurate in the diagnosis of hepatic pathology.

Keywords

Helical Compute Tomography Dynamic Magnetic Reso Imaging Superparamagnetic Iron Oxide Atypical Adenomatous Hyperplasia Arterial Portography 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Yuji Baba
    • 1
  • Yasuyuki Yamashita
    • 1
  • Kazuo Awai
    • 1
  • Koichi Kawanaka
    • 1
  1. 1.School of Medicine, Department of RadiologyKumamoto UniversityKumamotoJapan

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