Power Doppler Ultrasound Phenotyping of Expanding versus Collapsed Popliteal Lymph Nodes in Murine Inflammatory Arthritis

@inproceedings{Bouta2013PowerDU,
  title={Power Doppler Ultrasound Phenotyping of Expanding versus Collapsed Popliteal Lymph Nodes in Murine Inflammatory Arthritis},
  author={Echoe M Bouta and Yawen Ju and Homaira Rahimi and Karen K L de Mesy-Bentley and Ronald W. Wood and Lianping Xing and Edward M Schwarz},
  booktitle={PloS one},
  year={2013}
}
Rheumatoid arthritis is a chronic inflammatory disease manifested by episodic flares in affected joints that are challenging to predict and treat. Longitudinal contrast enhanced-MRI (CE-MRI) of inflammatory arthritis in tumor necrosis factor-transgenic (TNF-Tg) mice has demonstrated that popliteal lymph nodes (PLN) increase in volume and contrast… CONTINUE READING