Dynamic-contrast-enhanced magnetic resonance imaging of cirrhotic liver parenchyma: A comparison between gadolinium–diethylenetriamine pentaacetic acid and gadolinium–ethoxybenzyl–diethylenetriamine pentaacetic acid

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Lin, Chun-Yi; Chang, Wei-Chou; Chou, Chen-Te; Chen, Ran-Chou;
  • Publisher: Elsevier
  • Journal: Journal of the Chinese Medical Association, volume 78, issue 11, pages 666-672 (issn: 1726-4901)
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  • Identifiers: doi: 10.1016/j.jcma.2015.07.005
  • Subject: magnetic resonance imaging | R5-920 | Gd–DTPA | Medicine (General) | Medicine(all) | Gd–EOB–DTPA | liver cirrhosis
    mesheuropmc: respiratory system | cardiovascular system | cardiovascular diseases | animal diseases | circulatory and respiratory physiology

Background: The newly developed magnetic-resonance-imaging (MRI) hepatocyte-specific contrast agent, gadolinium–ethoxybenzyl–diethylenetriamine pentaacetic acid (Gd–EOB–DTPA), has different excretion pathways from the conventional MRI contrast agent, gadolinium–diethyle... View more
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