Blunt abdominal trauma: diagnostic performance of contrast-enhanced US in children--initial experience.

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PURPOSE To prospectively compare the sensitivity and specificity of ultrasonography (US) with those of contrast material-enhanced US in the depiction of solid organ injuries in children with blunt abdominal trauma, with contrast-enhanced computed tomography (CT) as the reference standard. MATERIALS AND METHODS The study protocol was approved by the ethics… (More)
DOI: 10.1148/radiol.2463070652

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@article{Valentino2008BluntAT, title={Blunt abdominal trauma: diagnostic performance of contrast-enhanced US in children--initial experience.}, author={Massimo Valentino and Carla Serra and Pietro Pavlica and Antonio Maria Morselli Labate and Mario Lima and Simonetta Baroncini and Libero Barozzi}, journal={Radiology}, year={2008}, volume={246 3}, pages={903-9} }