Noninvasive multidetector computed tomography enterography in patients with small-bowel Crohn's disease: Is a 40-second delay better than 70 seconds?


Vandenbroucke F., Mortele K. J. , Tatli S., Pelsser V., ERTÜRK Ş. M. , de Mey J., ...More

ACTA RADIOLOGICA, vol.48, no.10, pp.1052-1060, 2007 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 48 Issue: 10
  • Publication Date: 2007
  • Doi Number: 10.1080/02841850701589290
  • Title of Journal : ACTA RADIOLOGICA
  • Page Numbers: pp.1052-1060
  • Keywords: GI tract, inflammation, oral contrast agent, small bowel, spiral CT, ORAL CONTRAST AGENT, AUTOMATIC BOLUS TRACKING, HELICAL CT-ENTEROCLYSIS, SPIRAL CT, NATURAL-HISTORY, CLINICAL-FEATURES, ROW CT, CLASSIFICATION, ENDOSCOPY, PET/CT

Abstract

Background: Multidetector computed tomography (MDCT) enterography combines neutral enteric contrast with intravenously administered contrast material. The optimal intravenous (IV) contrast material protocol has still not been established.