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Clinical Applications of Dynamic Contrast-Enhanced (DCE) Permeability Imaging

  • Saulo Lacerda
  • Mark S. Shiroishi
  • Meng Law
Chapter

Abstract

A brief overview of the biophysical concepts of permeability imaging will be covered. More detailed reviews of the principles of dynamic contrast-enhanced (DCE) imaging can be found in several excellent reviews [1–3].

Keywords

Vascular Permeability Conventional Magnetic Resonance Imaging Dynamic Susceptibility Contrast Magnetic Resonance Imaging Method Signal Intensity Curve 
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Notes

Acknowledgements

Supported in part by the GE Healthcare/RSNA Research Scholar Grant. Supported in part by the Zumberge Research Grant, University of Southern California.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of RadiologyBeneficencia Portuguesa de Sao PauloSao PauloBrazil
  2. 2.Division of Neuroradiology, Department of Radiology, Keck School of MedicineUniversity of Southern CaliforniaLos AngelesUSA
  3. 3.Los Angeles County Hospital and USC Medical Center, Keck School of MedicineUniversity of Southern CaliforniaLos AngelesUSA

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