Tailored optimization of pediatric body MR angiography for successful outcomes in thoracic applications

Mark C. Liszewski, Jessica Kurian

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Abstract

OBJECTIVE. The purpose of this article is to describe optimized techniques for successful thoracic MR angiography (MRA) in children and to review examples of commonly encountered conditions. CONCLUSION. Successful MRA in children relies on considering the specific child and condition being evaluated and making appropriate choices about the most suitable modality, the use of anesthesia, and the best MRA techniques to determine a diagnosis.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1031-1041
Number of pages11
JournalAmerican Journal of Roentgenology
Volume214
Issue number5
DOIs
StatePublished - May 2020

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Keywords

  • Children
  • MR angiography
  • MRI
  • Pediatric
  • Thorax

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging

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