MRI of the Central Lymphatic System: Indications, Imaging Technique, and Pre-Procedural Planning.

Journal Article (Journal Article;Review)

Magnetic resonance imaging is increasingly being used to evaluate the lymphatic system. Advances in magnetic resonance (MR) software and hardware allow improved visualization of lymph nodes and lymphatic vessels. We describe how MR lymphangiography can be used to diagnose central lymphatic system anatomy and pathology, which can be used for diagnostic purposes or for pre-procedural planning.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Pamarthi, V; Pabon-Ramos, WM; Marnell, V; Hurwitz, LM

Published Date

  • August 2017

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 26 / 4

Start / End Page

  • 175 - 180

PubMed ID

  • 28665889

Pubmed Central ID

  • PMC5548502

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1536-1004

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1097/RMR.0000000000000130


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States