MR imaging of the pulmonary vasculature—an update

  title={MR imaging of the pulmonary vasculature—an update},
  author={Mark Ruvald Pedersen and Mark T. Fisher and Edwin van Beek},
  journal={European Radiology},
Although the advent of multi-detector row computed tomography (CT) angiography has been at the heart of improving the diagnostic management of pulmonary vascular disease, MR technology has also moved forward. This review outlines the current state of affairs of MR techniques for the assessment of pulmonary vascular diseases such as pulmonary hypertension, pulmonary arteritis and arteriovenous malformations. It highlights the main areas of MR angiography and MR perfusion imaging and discusses… CONTINUE READING


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