Contrast-enhanced ultrasound of the injured spleen after embolization--comparison with computed tomography.

@article{Dormagen2011ContrastenhancedUO,
  title={Contrast-enhanced ultrasound of the injured spleen after embolization--comparison with computed tomography.},
  author={Johann Baptist Dormagen and Oliver Meyerdierks and Christine Gaarder and Per Naess and Leiv Sandvik and N-E Klow},
  journal={Ultraschall in der Medizin},
  year={2011},
  volume={32 5},
  pages={
          485-91
        }
}
PURPOSE The aim of this study was to compare the diagnostic performance of contrast-enhanced ultrasound (CEUS) to computed tomography (CT) in trauma patients after splenic embolization. MATERIALS AND METHODS 22 patients (17 male and 5 female) with a mean age of 32 (15 - 57 years) were studied with ultrasound (US), CEUS and CT in 23 early follow-up examinations 5 days (range: 0 - 12 days) after intervention and 17 late follow-up examinations 69 days (range: 52 - 189 days) after intervention… CONTINUE READING
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