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Abdominal-Pelvic MRI, 3rd Edition

Abdominal-Pelvic MRI, 3rd Edition

ISBN: 978-1-118-21138-0

Sep 2011, Wiley-Blackwell

1912 pages

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Description

This landmark reference provides the most complete coverage of magnetic resonance imaging of the abdomen and pelvis, with particular emphasis on illustrating benign, malignant, and inflammatory lesions. Organized by anatomic region, the text presents brief descriptions of pathophysiology followed by detailed discussion of characteristics of the relevant organ or system. Extensively updated and revised throughout, the new third edition includes over 2,500 figures, of which more than 500 are all-new, including over 200 3T images presented throughout the organ systems. Two all-new chapters are also included, one discussing MRI in pregnancy, and another on MRI of the Breast.
Chapter 1 Technique, protocols, image interpretation.

Chapter 2 Liver.

Chapter 3 Gallbladder and Biliary Tree.

Chapter 4 Pancreas.

Chapter 5 Spleen.

Chapter 6 Gastrointestinal Tract.

Chapter 7 Peritoneal Cavity.

Chapter 8 Adrenal Glands.

Chapter 9 Kidneys.

Chapter 10 Retroperitoneum and Body Wall.

Chapter 11 Bladder.

Chapter 12 Male Pelvis.

Chapter 13 Female Urethra and Vagina.

Chapter 14 Uterus and Cervix.

Chapter 15 Adnexa.

Chapter 16 Fetus.

Chapter 17 Pediatric.

Chapter 18 Chest.

Chapter 19 Breast.

Chapter 20 Contrast Agents.

"Changes have been incorporated into the 20 contributed chapters (numerous 3T images are included). The text as a whole continues to emphasize "short duration imaging studies that combine comprehensive information and consistent image quality" and "multiple examples of disease processes both rare and common, so that the reader has guidance on the appearances of virtually all diseases processes in the abdomen, pelvis, chest and breast, to compare their own cases against" - (from the preface). Presentation is in two volumes." (SciTech Book News, December 2010)