[Contrast enhanced power Doppler sonography: comparison of various administration forms of the ultrasound contrast agent Levovist].

@article{Kratzer2000ContrastEP,
  title={[Contrast enhanced power Doppler sonography: comparison of various administration forms of the ultrasound contrast agent Levovist].},
  author={Wolfgang Kratzer and Volker Kaechele and Elmar Merkle and R. E. A. Mason and Markus Buechner and Christian von Tirpitz and Michael Pfeiffer},
  journal={RoFo : Fortschritte auf dem Gebiete der Rontgenstrahlen und der Nuklearmedizin},
  year={2000},
  volume={172 5},
  pages={443-8}
}
PURPOSE Objective of the present study was the comparison of various administration forms of the ultrasound contrast medium Levovist with regard to duration and intensity of contrast enhancement in patients with tumors of the liver or pancreas. PATIENTS AND METHODS Seven patients with tumors of the liver or pancreas were examined prospectively using power Doppler sonography. Ultrasound contrast enhancement was achieved using Levovist (8 ml, 400 mg/ml) in three different administration forms… CONTINUE READING