Quantitative evaluation of perfusion and permeability of peripheral tumors using contrast-enhanced computed tomography.

TitleQuantitative evaluation of perfusion and permeability of peripheral tumors using contrast-enhanced computed tomography.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2004
AuthorsPollard RE, Garcia TC, Stieger SM, Ferrara KW, Sadlowski AR, Wisner ER
JournalInvestigative radiology
Volume39
Issue6
Pagination340-9
Date Published2004 Jun
ISSN0020-9996
KeywordsAnimals, Evans Blue, Male, Microspheres, Neoplasms, Experimental, Permeability, Rats, Rats, Inbred F344, Tomography, X-Ray Computed
Abstract

Our purpose was to validate contrast-enhanced computed tomography (CECT)-derived quantitative measures of perfusion and permeability against gold standard techniques of fluorescent microspheres and Evan's Blue dye, respectively.

Alternate JournalInvest Radiol