Body MRI Cases

Body MRI Cases

William E. Brant and Eduard E. de Lange

Print publication date: Jan 2013

ISBN: 9780199740710

Publisher: Oxford University Press

Abstract

This resource serves as a ready reference of 143 cases and nearly 900 superb quality images of common and uncommon conditions encountered in the daily practice of body MRI. It is intended to be a study guide to broaden clinical knowledge and improve diagnostic skills when reviewing MR images of the liver, biliary system, pancreas, urinary tract, adrenal glands, peritoneal cavity, spleen, gastrointestinal system, female genital tract, vascular system, and heart. The cases provide outstanding examples of various disease states and their appearances as demonstrated by MR imaging using a variety of pulse sequences. Cases are presented in random order, and each case is shown with a brief clinical history and multiple, carefully selected images that best show the important findings, followed by the imaging findings, differential diagnosis and important teaching points that given in bullet-point format facilitating the learning process and allowing the reader to improve interpretation and diagnostic capability in body MRI.