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Mesenteric and Renal CT Angiography

  • Lisa L. Wang
  • Christine O. Menlas
  • Kyongtae T. Bae

Abstract

Multidetector-row computed tomography (MDCT) is changing the spectrum of vascular imaging as a result of its fast image acquisition speed and spatial resolution. When coupled with high-quality three-dimensional (3-D) image representations, MDCT angiography effectively permits the evaluation of the abdominal visceral vasculature and is preferred to conventional angiography because of its noninvasiveness.

Keywords

Renal Artery Compute Tomography Angiography Superior Mesenteric Artery Renal Artery Stenosis Maximum Intensity Projection 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Lisa L. Wang
    • 1
  • Christine O. Menlas
    • 1
  • Kyongtae T. Bae
    • 1
  1. 1.School of MedicineWashington UniversitySt. LouisUSA

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