Imaging of Angiogenesis

  • Kenneth C. Wright
  • E. Edmund Kim


Angiogenesis is the process by which new vessels grow toward and into a tissue. It is required for several physiological processes including embryogenesis, corpus luteum formation, and wound healing. It is also a critical element in the pathogenesis of many disorders, most notably the rapid growth and metastasis of solid tumors.


Tumor Angiogenesis Arterial Spin Label Compute Tomography Perfusion Power Doppler Tumor Blood Flow 


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  • E. Edmund Kim

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