Comparison of dynamic contrast-enhanced magnetic resonance imaging and contrast-enhanced ultrasound for evaluation of the effects of sorafenib in a rat model of hepatocellular carcinoma.

Affiliation

Department of Interventional Radiology at The University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, United States of America. Electronic address: [Email]

Abstract

To compare the accuracy of contrast-enhanced ultrasound (CEUS) and Dynamic contrast-enhanced (DCE) magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) for the assessment of changes in tissue vascularization as result of sorafenib treatment in a rat model of hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC).

Keywords

Contrast-enhanced functional imaging,Hepatocellular carcinoma,Sorafenib,Tissue perfusion,Vascular permeability,

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