Effectiveness of MR enterography for the assessment of small-bowel diseases beyond Crohn disease.

@article{AmzallagBellenger2012EffectivenessOM,
  title={Effectiveness of MR enterography for the assessment of small-bowel diseases beyond Crohn disease.},
  author={Elisa Amzallag-Bellenger and Ammar Oudjit and Ana Paula Ruiz and Guillaume Cadiot and Philippe A Soyer and Christine Caroline Hoeffel},
  journal={Radiographics : a review publication of the Radiological Society of North America, Inc},
  year={2012},
  volume={32 5},
  pages={1423-44}
}
The use of cross-sectional imaging techniques for the noninvasive evaluation of small-bowel disorders is increasing. The effectiveness of magnetic resonance (MR) enterography for the evaluation of Crohn disease, in particular, is well described in the literature. In addition, MR enterography has an evolving though less well documented role to play in the evaluation of other small-bowel diseases, including various benign and malignant neoplasms arising in isolation or in polyposis syndromes such… CONTINUE READING