Single- and multi-slice spiral computed tomography of the paediatric kidney.

@article{Puig2002SingleAM,
  title={Single- and multi-slice spiral computed tomography of the paediatric kidney.},
  author={Stefan Puig and Cornelia Schaefer-Prokop and Thomas G. Mang and Mathias Prokop},
  journal={European journal of radiology},
  year={2002},
  volume={43 2},
  pages={139-45}
}
Single- and multi-slice computed tomography (CT) is regarded as the primary imaging tool in traumatology, both in adults and children. For complicated infectious disease and renal tumours, these techniques are recommended only as secondary diagnostic tools. Specifically, multi-slice CT (MSCT) provides excellent spatial resolution, which is a particular advantage for the evaluation of small structures as they are typical in children. However, MSCT offers more information than is required for… CONTINUE READING