Nephrogenic systemic fibrosis: considerations for the cardiologist.

  • Neil Rofsky
  • Published 2008 in JACC. Cardiovascular imaging

Abstract

The manuscript by Schietinger et al. (1) in this issue of iJACC (JACC: Cardiovascular Imaging) assesses patterns of late gadolinium enhancement (LGE) in the myocardium of chronic hemodialysis patients. The observation that the majority of LGE was not infarct related but was tied to the degree of left ventricular hypertrophy, particularly in dysfunctional… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.jcmg.2008.05.007

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