TITLE

Hepatic Iron: Biopsy vs Imaging

AUTHOR(S)
Matamoros Jr., A.; Thompson, Jon S.
PUB. DATE
November 1999
SOURCE
American Journal of Gastroenterology;Nov1999, Vol. 94 Issue 11, p3107
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses research being done on the use of magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) in the estimation of hepatic iron concentration. Reference to a study by H. L. Bonkovsky and colleagues published in a 1999 issue of "Radiology"; Significance of early diagnosis iron deposition in patients with hereditary human leukocyte antigen-linked hemochromatosis; Benefits of MRI.
ACCESSION #
17632301

 

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