MR urography: the future gold standard in paediatric urogenital imaging?

@article{Borthne1999MRUT,
  title={MR urography: the future gold standard in paediatric urogenital imaging?},
  author={Arne Borthne and Tore Nordshus and Tor Reiseter and Jonn Geitung and Kjell Inge Gjesdal and Almira Babovic and Anna Bjerre and Borger Loe},
  journal={Pediatric Radiology},
  year={1999},
  volume={29},
  pages={694-701}
}
Background. Examination of the paediatric urogenital tract is traditionally performed using methods that utilise ionising radiation, such as intravenous urography (IVU), computerised tomography (CT), voiding cystourethrography (VCU), and scintigraphy, in addition to ultrasound (US). Objective. To determine the potential and effectiveness of MR urography (MRU) in infants and children. Materials and methods. 44 MRU examinations were prospectively performed in 39 patients (21 infants, mean age 3.5… CONTINUE READING