Magnetic resonance in the assessment of renal function

@article{Knesplova1998MagneticRI,
  title={Magnetic resonance in the assessment of renal function},
  author={L. Knesplova and G. Krestin},
  journal={European Radiology},
  year={1998},
  volume={8},
  pages={201-211}
}
  • L. Knesplova, G. Krestin
  • Published 1998
  • Medicine
  • European Radiology
  • The kidneys are the most important organs to maintain homeostasis. In the assessment of renal functional disorders laboratory tests offer only indirect hints on location of the disease; radionuclide nephrography is hampered by low spatial resolution and radiologic methods provide only limited quantitative information. The MRI technique with fast pulse sequences and renally eliminated contrast agent has the capability of combining both anatomic and functional information. This article gives an… CONTINUE READING
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