Diffusion-weighted single-shot echoplanar MR imaging for liver disease.

OBJECTIVE The aims of this study were to determine apparent diffusion coefficients (ADCs) of the abdominal organs and liver lesions, to determine the effect of the magnitude of b values on the ADCs, and to determine whether measured ADCs of liver tumors help differentiate benign from malignant lesions. SUBJECTS AND METHODS Six healthy volunteers and 126… (More)