Normal appendix in adults: reproducibility of detection with unenhanced and contrast-enhanced MDCT.

@article{Keyzer2008NormalAI,
  title={Normal appendix in adults: reproducibility of detection with unenhanced and contrast-enhanced MDCT.},
  author={Caroline Keyzer and Stanislav Pargov and Denis Tack and Viviane Cr{\'e}teur and Pascale Bohy and Viviane de Maertelaer and Pierre Alain Gevenois},
  journal={AJR. American journal of roentgenology},
  year={2008},
  volume={191 2},
  pages={507-14}
}
OBJECTIVE The purposes of this study were to investigate whether readers' interpretations are reproducible and whether readers are confident in identifying a normal appendix with CT and to assess the influence of patient characteristics and IV contrast enhancement on visualization of the appendix. SUBJECTS AND METHODS One hundred two patients without a history of abdominal surgery underwent unenhanced and contrast-enhanced CT for the evaluation of cancer. Three radiologists with varying… CONTINUE READING

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