Vascular diseases and MR angiography of the liver.

Journal Article (Journal Article;Review)

Delineation of the portal vein and its major attributes is essential for assessing portal hypertension and its complications. MR imaging appears to be well-suited for such an evaluation. This article provides an overview of the MR imaging techniques used to assess the portal system as well as highlights of the more common etiologies associated with altered portal venous flow.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Spritzer, CE

Published Date

  • May 1997

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 5 / 2

Start / End Page

  • 377 - 396

PubMed ID

  • 9113681

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 1064-9689


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States