hepatic veins

Summary

Summary: Veins which drain the liver.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Redirection of the hepatic venous flow for the treatment of pulmonary arteriovenous malformations after Fontan operation
    Yutaka Imoto
    Cardiovascular Surgery, Kyushu Koseinenkin Hospital, Yahatanishi ku, Kitakyushu, Japan
    Pediatr Cardiol 27:490-2. 2006
  2. ncbi Regression of severe pulmonary arteriovenous malformations after Fontan revision and "hepatic factor" rerouting
    Nancy A Pike
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, David Geffen School of Medicine at University of California Los Angeles, UCLA Box 951741, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1741, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 78:697-9. 2004
  3. ncbi Partial hepatic vein diversion in pulmonary arteriovenous malformations in congenital heart disease
    Enrico Aidala
    Department of Pediatric Cardiac Surgery, Ospedale Infantile Regina Margherita, Torino, Italy
    Ann Thorac Surg 78:1089-90. 2004
  4. ncbi Off-pump connection of the hepatic to the azygos vein through a lateral thoracotomy for relief of arterio-venous fistulas after a Kawashima procedure
    Fatima E F G Lopez
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, University Medical Centre Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands
    Cardiol Young 18:311-5. 2008
  5. ncbi Anterior fissure of the right liver--the third door of the liver
    Akihiro Cho
    Department of Surgery, Seirei Sakura Hospital, 2 36 2 Ebaradai, Sakura, Chiba 285 8765, Japan
    J Hepatobiliary Pancreat Surg 11:390-6. 2004
  6. ncbi An anatomical study of short hepatic veins, with special reference to delineation of the caudate lobe for hanging maneuver of the liver without the usual mobilization
    Toshio J Sato
    Department of Anatomy, Sapporo Medical University School of Medicine, South 1 West 17, Chuo Ku, Sapporo 060 8556, Japan
    J Hepatobiliary Pancreat Surg 9:55-60. 2002
  7. ncbi Symptomatic intrahepatic portosystemic venous shunt: embolization with an alternative approach
    Shuichi Tanoue
    Department of Radiology, Oita Medical University, 1 1, Idaigaoka, Hasama machi, Oita Gun, Oita, 879 5593, Japan
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 181:71-8. 2003
  8. ncbi Intrahepatic portosystemic venous shunt: diagnosis by colour/power Doppler imaging and three-dimensional ultrasound
    B Oguz
    Hacettepe University School of Medicine, Department of Radiology, Sihhiye, Ankara TR 06100, Turkey
    Br J Radiol 76:487-90. 2003
  9. ncbi Temporary occlusion of two hepatic veins for chemoembolization of hepatocellular carcinoma with arteriohepatic vein shunts
    Satoru Murata
    Department of Radiology, Center for Advanced Medical Technology, Nippon Medical School, 1 1 5 Sendagi, Bunkyou ku, Tokyo, Japan
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 184:415-7. 2005
  10. ncbi Reconstruction of the portal and hepatic veins using venous grafts customized from the bilateral gonadal veins
    Yusuke Yamamoto
    Hepatobiliary and Pancreatic Surgery Division, National Cancer Center Hospital, Tokyo, Japan
    Langenbecks Arch Surg 394:1115-21. 2009

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  1. ncbi Redirection of the hepatic venous flow for the treatment of pulmonary arteriovenous malformations after Fontan operation
    Yutaka Imoto
    Cardiovascular Surgery, Kyushu Koseinenkin Hospital, Yahatanishi ku, Kitakyushu, Japan
    Pediatr Cardiol 27:490-2. 2006
    ..Our experience shows that deficiency of hepatic venous flow played a crucial role in the development of PAVMs and that redistribution of the flow retained potential to ameliorate the pathological condition...
  2. ncbi Regression of severe pulmonary arteriovenous malformations after Fontan revision and "hepatic factor" rerouting
    Nancy A Pike
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, David Geffen School of Medicine at University of California Los Angeles, UCLA Box 951741, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1741, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 78:697-9. 2004
    ..We present a case in which successful H-type Fontan revision with rerouting of hepatic venous flow through a hemiazygous vein successfully reversed the progression of severe left pulmonary arteriovenous malformations...
  3. ncbi Partial hepatic vein diversion in pulmonary arteriovenous malformations in congenital heart disease
    Enrico Aidala
    Department of Pediatric Cardiac Surgery, Ospedale Infantile Regina Margherita, Torino, Italy
    Ann Thorac Surg 78:1089-90. 2004
    ..My colleagues and I describe a case of partial diversion of hepatic blood into the pulmonary circulation and suggest a strategy to decrease the likelihood of conduit thrombosis and to treat pulmonary arteriovenous malformations...
  4. ncbi Off-pump connection of the hepatic to the azygos vein through a lateral thoracotomy for relief of arterio-venous fistulas after a Kawashima procedure
    Fatima E F G Lopez
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, University Medical Centre Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands
    Cardiol Young 18:311-5. 2008
    To connect the hepatic veins to the azygos venous system through a lateral thoracotomy, and without the use of extracorporeal circulation, so as to relieve arteriovenous fistulas after a previous Kawashima operation.
  5. ncbi Anterior fissure of the right liver--the third door of the liver
    Akihiro Cho
    Department of Surgery, Seirei Sakura Hospital, 2 36 2 Ebaradai, Sakura, Chiba 285 8765, Japan
    J Hepatobiliary Pancreat Surg 11:390-6. 2004
    ..Thus, the in vivo anatomy of the right liver was reevaluated to clarify the segmental anatomy...
  6. ncbi An anatomical study of short hepatic veins, with special reference to delineation of the caudate lobe for hanging maneuver of the liver without the usual mobilization
    Toshio J Sato
    Department of Anatomy, Sapporo Medical University School of Medicine, South 1 West 17, Chuo Ku, Sapporo 060 8556, Japan
    J Hepatobiliary Pancreat Surg 9:55-60. 2002
    ..The present study was designed to anatomically assess a very recently reported hanging maneuver of the liver without mobilization, in which forceps are inserted blindly between the inferior vena cava (IVC) and liver parenchyma...
  7. ncbi Symptomatic intrahepatic portosystemic venous shunt: embolization with an alternative approach
    Shuichi Tanoue
    Department of Radiology, Oita Medical University, 1 1, Idaigaoka, Hasama machi, Oita Gun, Oita, 879 5593, Japan
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 181:71-8. 2003
    ..In this study, we describe the angiographic findings and transcatheter embolization techniques using several approaches for the treatment of intrahepatic portosystemic venous shunt...
  8. ncbi Intrahepatic portosystemic venous shunt: diagnosis by colour/power Doppler imaging and three-dimensional ultrasound
    B Oguz
    Hacettepe University School of Medicine, Department of Radiology, Sihhiye, Ankara TR 06100, Turkey
    Br J Radiol 76:487-90. 2003
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  9. ncbi Temporary occlusion of two hepatic veins for chemoembolization of hepatocellular carcinoma with arteriohepatic vein shunts
    Satoru Murata
    Department of Radiology, Center for Advanced Medical Technology, Nippon Medical School, 1 1 5 Sendagi, Bunkyou ku, Tokyo, Japan
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 184:415-7. 2005
  10. ncbi Reconstruction of the portal and hepatic veins using venous grafts customized from the bilateral gonadal veins
    Yusuke Yamamoto
    Hepatobiliary and Pancreatic Surgery Division, National Cancer Center Hospital, Tokyo, Japan
    Langenbecks Arch Surg 394:1115-21. 2009
    ..Autologous venous grafts made from the bilateral gonadal veins (BGVs) have never been utilized or discussed...
  11. ncbi High-intensity focused ultrasound (HIFU): effective and safe therapy for hepatocellular carcinoma adjacent to major hepatic veins
    Lian Zhang
    Clinical Center for Tumor Therapy, Second Hospital of Chongqing University of Medical Sciences, 74 Linjiang Road, Chongqing, 400010, People s Republic of China
    Eur Radiol 19:437-45. 2009
    ..Short-term and long-term follow-up results show that HIFU can be safely used to ablate the tumors adjacent to major vessels...
  12. pmc Marginal hepatectomy in the rat: from anatomy to surgery
    Nodir Madrahimov
    Department of General, Visceral and Transplantation Surgery, University Hospital Essen, Essen, Germany
    Ann Surg 244:89-98. 2006
    ..The new surgical technique was used to determine the maximal reduction in liver mass enabling a 50% 1-week survival rate...
  13. ncbi Clinical features and management of hepatic portal venous gas: four case reports and cumulative review of the literature
    H Kinoshita
    Critical Care Medical Center, School of Medicine, Wakayama Medical University, 811-1, Kimiidera, Wakayama 641-8510, Japan
    Arch Surg 136:1410-4. 2001
    ..The underlying disease associated with HPVG determines the clinical features and prognosis of the patients. The treatment of patients with HPVG should be directed to the underlying disease...
  14. ncbi Diagnostic value of Doppler assessment of the hepatic and portal vessels and ultrasound of the spleen in liver disease
    John O'Donohue
    Institute of Liver Studies, King s College Hospital, London, UK
    Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 16:147-55. 2004
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  15. ncbi Recent variceal bleeding: Doppler US hepatic vein waveform in assessment of severity of portal hypertension and vasoactive drug response
    Soon Koo Baik
    Department of Internal Medicine, Yonsei University Wonju College of Medicine, 162 Ilsan dong, Wonju 220 701, South Korea
    Radiology 240:574-80. 2006
    ..To prospectively evaluate both the correlation between abnormal Doppler ultrasonography (US) hepatic vein waveforms and the hepatic venous pressure gradient (HVPG) and the response to drug treatment in patients with cirrhosis...
  16. ncbi Surgical anatomy of the liver, hepatic vasculature and bile ducts in the rat
    Paulo Ney Aguiar Martins
    Department of General Visceral and Transplantation Surgery, Virchow Clinic, Charite University Medicine Berlin, Berlin, Germany
    Liver Int 27:384-92. 2007
    ..As in humans, the rat liver vasculature and biliary system have many anatomical variations. The development of surgical techniques, and the study of liver function and diseases require detailed knowledge of the regional anatomy...
  17. ncbi Extracorporeal repair and liver autotransplantation after total avulsion of hepatic veins and retrohepatic inferior vena cava injury secondary to blunt abdominal trauma
    Ugo Boggi
    Divisione di Chirurgia Generale e Trapianti, Universita di Pisa, Pisa, Italy
    J Trauma 60:405-6. 2006
  18. ncbi Comparison of Doppler ultrasonography and the hepatic venous pressure gradient in assessing portal hypertension in liver cirrhosis
    Yeun Jong Choi
    Departments of Internal Medicine, Wonju College of Medicine, Wonju, Korea
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 18:424-9. 2003
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  19. ncbi Assessment of the agreement between wedge hepatic vein pressure and portal vein pressure in cirrhotic patients
    U Thalheimer
    Liver Transplantation and Hepatobiliary Medicine Unit, Royal Free Hospital, Pond Street, NW3 2QG London, UK Internal Medicine Dept, Policlinico G B Rossi, Piazzale L A Scuro, Verona, Italy
    Dig Liver Dis 37:601-8. 2005
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  20. ncbi Surgical procedures for decompression of excessive shear stress in small-for-size living donor liver transplantation--new hepatic vein reconstruction
    H Oya
    Division of Digestive and General Surgery, Niigata University Graduate School of Medical and Dental Sciences, Niigata, Japan
    Transplant Proc 37:1108-11. 2005
    ..The outside middle and left hepatic veins of the graft were incised and enlarged to 40 mm. The vena cava was cut 40 mm longitudinally...
  21. ncbi Doppler ultrasonographic grading of hepatic vascular malformations in hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia -- results of extensive screening
    E Buscarini
    Gastroenterology Department, Ospedale Maggiore, Crema, Italy
    Ultraschall Med 25:348-55. 2004
    ..Thereafter, Doppler US has been routinely used to screen HHT families for liver involvement. Hepatic VMs were evaluated and classified on the basis of Doppler US findings...
  22. ncbi Hepatic portal gas in adults: review of the literature and presentation of a consecutive series of 11 cases
    Nicolas Peloponissios
    Department of Surgery, Centre Hospitalier et Universitaire Vaudois, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Arch Surg 138:1367-70. 2003
    ..Hepatic portal venous gas (HPVG) in adults is a rare entity. The underlying pathologic condition is usually an intestinal ischemia, but it has been reported in association with a variety of conditions...
  23. ncbi The segments of the hepatic veins-is there a spatial correlation to the Couinaud liver segments?
    Lars Fischer
    Department of Surgery, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Eur J Radiol 53:245-55. 2005
    ..To investigate and describe the volume, position and shape of venous segments within the human liver and define their spatial correlation to the Couinaud segments (CS) and to the portal vein segments (PVS)...
  24. ncbi Variations of hepatic veins: helical computerized tomography experience in 100 consecutive living liver donors with emphasis on right lobe
    S Orguc
    Genel Cerrahi Anabilim Dali Bornova, Ege Universitesi Tip Fakultesi, Izmir 35100, Turkey
    Transplant Proc 36:2727-32. 2004
    ..The studies evaluated the ramification pattern of hepatic veins, the presence of accessory hepatic veins, and of segment 5 or 8 veins (or both) draining into middle hepatic ..
  25. ncbi Doppler waveform of the hepatic veins in an obese population
    Nevzat Karabulut
    Department of Radiology, Pamukkale University Hospital, Denizli, Turkey
    Eur Radiol 14:2268-72. 2004
    ..The objective is to investigate the effect of obesity and hepatosteatosis on the Doppler waveform pattern of the hepatic veins. B-mode and duplex Doppler sonography of the liver and the right hepatic vein was performed in 102 obese ..
  26. ncbi Hepatic vascular malformations in hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia
    Sakib Karim Khalid
    Section of Digestive Diseases, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06510, USA
    Semin Liver Dis 28:247-58. 2008
    ..Patients who fail aggressive medical therapy and those with acute biliary/hepatic necrosis should be considered for liver transplantation...
  27. ncbi Ultrasonography in patients with Budd-Chiari syndrome: diagnostic signs and prognostic implications
    Bita Boozari
    Medical School of Hannover, Department of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Endocrinology, Hannover, Germany
    J Hepatol 49:572-80. 2008
    ..We analyzed sonomorphological signs of Budd-Chiari syndrome (BCS) and their potential for prognosis prediction...
  28. ncbi Liver involvement in a large cohort of patients with hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia: echo-color-Doppler vs multislice computed tomography study
    Paolo Buonamico
    Unit of Internal Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine and Public Health, Interdepartmental HHT Centre, University of Bari Policlinico, Piazza Giulio Cesare 11, Bari, Italy
    J Hepatol 48:811-20. 2008
    ..This single-blind study aimed to compare the diagnostic accuracy of echo-color-Doppler with MSCT and identify the most sensitive ultrasound criteria indicating hepatic shunts...
  29. ncbi Renal cell carcinoma invading the hepatic veins
    G Ciancio
    Division of Transplantation, Department of Surgery, University of Miami School of Medicine, P O Box 012440, Miami, FL 33101, USA
    Cancer 92:1836-42. 2001
    ..Complete mobilization of the liver and rotation of the inferior vena cava enhances exposure of the ostium of the hepatic veins. This maneuver allows for the complete removal of tumor from the hepatic veins and decompression of the liver.
  30. ncbi Damping index of Doppler hepatic vein waveform to assess the severity of portal hypertension and response to propranolol in liver cirrhosis: a prospective nonrandomized study
    Moon Young Kim
    Department of Internal Medicine and Institute of Lifelong Health, Wonju College of Medicine, Yonsei University, Wonju, South Korea
    Liver Int 27:1103-10. 2007
    ..We prospectively evaluated the correlation between the extent of abnormal Doppler HV waveforms expressed as damping index (DI) and the hepatic venous pressure gradient (HVPG) and response to propranolol in patients with cirrhosis...
  31. ncbi Interobserver agreement in diagnosing liver involvement in hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia by Doppler ultrasound
    Elisabetta Buscarini
    Gastroenterology Department, Maggiore Hospital, Crema, Italy
    Ultrasound Med Biol 34:718-25. 2008
    ..26). Study results indicate that Doppler US diagnosis of liver VMs in HHT has a high degree of agreement among ultrasonographers; a moderate agreement was found regarding severity staging...
  32. ncbi Management of the middle hepatic vein and its tributaries in right lobe living donor liver transplantation
    Peng Fei Yu
    Department of Hepatobiliary Surgery, First Affiliated Hospital, Zhejiang University School of Medicine, Hangzhou 310003, China
    Hepatobiliary Pancreat Dis Int 6:358-63. 2007
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  33. ncbi Association between duplex Doppler sonographic flow pattern in right hepatic vein and various liver diseases
    A von Herbay
    Department of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Infectious Diseases, , Moorenstrasse 5, , Germany
    J Clin Ultrasound 29:25-30. 2001
    ..The waveforms of the hepatic veins were categorized as type 1, triphasic; type 2, biphasic; or type 3, flat...
  34. ncbi [Hepatic portal venous gas associated with acute pancreatitis: reports of two cases and review of literature]
    Hyeong Cheon Park
    Department of Internal Medicine, Chonnam National University Hospital, Gwangju, Korea
    Korean J Gastroenterol 50:131-5. 2007
    ..Therefore, vigilant and aggressive management should be warranted in such condition...
  35. ncbi Doppler waveforms of the hepatic veins in children with diffuse fatty infiltration of the liver
    Hakan Uzun
    Duzce University School of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Konuralp, Duzce 81620, Turkey
    Eur J Radiol 71:552-6. 2009
    The aim of this study was to investigate the effect of fatty infiltration of the liver (FIL) on the Doppler waveform pattern in the hepatic veins of obese children.
  36. ncbi Experimental radiofrequency ablation near the portal and the hepatic veins in pigs: differences in efficacy of a monopolar ablation system
    Christopher Bangard
    Department of Radiology, University of Cologne, Cologne, Germany
    J Surg Res 135:113-9. 2006
    We sought to compare the efficacy of a monopolar radiofrequency ablation system in vivo near the portal vein and the hepatic veins in porcine liver.
  37. ncbi Techniques of reconstruction of hepatic veins in living-donor liver transplantation, especially for right hepatic vein and major short hepatic veins of right-lobe graft
    Sung Gyu Lee
    The Division of Hepatopancreatobiliary Surgery and Liver Transplantation, Department of Surgery, Asan Medical Center, 388 1 Poongnap dong, Songpa Gu, Seoul 138 736, Korea
    J Hepatobiliary Pancreat Surg 13:131-8. 2006
    ..Herein, the author describes various techniques of venoplasty of the right hepatic vein (RHV) and the major short hepatic veins to obviate venous outflow obstruction in these veins.
  38. ncbi Portal venous 5-aminoimidazole-4-carboxamide-1-beta-D-ribofuranoside infusion overcomes hyperinsulinemic suppression of endogenous glucose output
    Raul C Camacho
    Department of Molecular Physiology and Biophysics, Diabetes Research and Training Center, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN 37232 0615, USA
    Diabetes 54:373-82. 2005
    ..This stimulation of glucose output by AICAR was equally marked in the presence of both euglycemia and hypoglycemia. However, hypoglycemia amplified the net hepatic glycogenolytic response to AICAR by approximately fourfold...
  39. ncbi Results of hepatic resection for hepatocellular carcinoma invading major portal and/or hepatic veins
    Iwao Ikai
    Department of Gastroenterological Surgery, Kyoto University Graduate School of Medicine, 54 Kawahara cho, Shogoin, Sakyo ku, Kyoto 606 8507, Japan
    Surg Oncol Clin N Am 12:65-75, ix. 2003
    ..This study evaluates the effects of surgical treatments for patients with HCC invading major portal and/or hepatic veins. The surgical results of 112 patients with HCC invading major portal and/or hepatic veins who underwent ..
  40. ncbi Ultrasonographically guided surgical approach to liver tumours involving the hepatic veins close to the caval confluence
    G Torzilli
    Third Department of Surgery, University of Milan, Faculty of Medicine, Istituto Clinico Humanitas Istituto di Ricerca e Cura a Carattere Scientifico, Rozzano, Milan, Italy
    Br J Surg 93:1238-46. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to determine whether IOUS and colour Doppler IOUS might reduce the rate of major hepatectomy and vascular reconstruction in patients with such tumours...
  41. ncbi Hemodynamic and morphologic changes of peripheral hepatic vasculature in cirrhotic liver disease: a preliminary study using contrast-enhanced coded phase inversion harmonic ultrasonography
    Rong Qin Zheng
    Department of Ultrasound, Third Affiliated Hospital, Sun Yat Sen University, Guangzhou 510630, Guangdong Province, China
    World J Gastroenterol 11:6348-53. 2005
    ..To provide the useful information for the diagnosis of liver cirrhosis by observing the morphology of peripheral hepatic vessels and the hemodynamics of microbubble arrival time in these vessels...
  42. ncbi Hepatic vein transit time of SonoVue: a comparative study with Levovist
    Adrian K P Lim
    Imaging Sciences Department, Medical Research Council Clinical Sciences Centre, Faculty of Medicine, Imperial College London, Hammersmith Hospital, Du Cane Rd, London W12 0HS, England
    Radiology 240:130-5. 2006
    ..To prospectively compare transit times of Levovist and SonoVue in healthy volunteers and patients with biopsy-proved hepatitis C-related liver disease...
  43. ncbi Ramification pattern and topographical relationship between the portal and hepatic veins in the left anatomical lobe of the human liver
    Y Ishibashi
    Department of Anatomy, Sapporo Medical University School of Medicine, South 1 West 17, Chuo-ku, Sapporo 060-8556, Japan
    Okajimas Folia Anat Jpn 78:75-82. 2001
    ..from donated Japanese adult cadavers were dissected to reveal the ramification pattern of the portal and hepatic veins, and their topographical relationship in the left anatomical lobe...
  44. ncbi Enhancement characteristics of the microbubble agent Levovist: reproducibility and interaction with aspirin
    Rolf A Heckemann
    Hammersmith Hospital, Du Cane Road, London W12 0NN, UK
    Eur J Radiol 41:179-83. 2002
    ..Aspirin does not have a significant effect on enhancement indices except carotid spectral Doppler decay. We conclude that aspirin is unlikely to potentiate microbubble enhancement, as seen in animal studies...
  45. pmc Various liver resections using hanging maneuver by three glisson's pedicles and three hepatic veins
    Seong Hoon Kim
    National Cancer Center, Goyang si, Gyeonggi Do, Republic of Korea
    Ann Surg 245:201-5. 2007
    To introduce a simple and effective technique for various kinds of anatomic liver resection using the hanging maneuver by 3 Glisson's pedicles and 3 hepatic veins.
  46. ncbi [Gas in hepatic veins associated with tunneled femoral hemodialysis catheter]
    B Marin
    service de radiologie et imagerie médicale, Centre Hospitalier Lyon Sud, Chemin du Grand Revoyet, 69495 Pierre Benite Cedex, France
    J Radiol 83:47-8. 2002
    ..Abdominal ultrasound showed isolated gas in the hepatic veins. It was related to manipulation of the catheter, which allowed the passage of gas bubbles from the inferior ..
  47. ncbi Transcatheter closure of fenestrations and excluded hepatic veins after fontan: versatility of the Amplatzer device
    J W Moore
    Nemours Cardiac Center, duPont Hospital for Children, Wilmington, Delaware, USA
    Am Heart J 140:534-40. 2000
    ..was to evaluate the Amplatzer septal occluder (ASO) for transcatheter closure of fenestrations and excluded hepatic veins in patients after modified Fontan operations...
  48. ncbi Modified outflow reconstruction with a venous patch in domino liver transplantation
    Matteo Cescon
    Liver and Multiorgan Transplant Unit, Department of Surgery and Transplantation, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Liver Transpl 13:1756-7. 2007
  49. ncbi Hepatic venous congestion after living donor liver transplantation with right lobe graft: two-phase CT findings
    Bong Soo Kim
    Department of Radiology, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan, Seoul, Korea
    Radiology 232:173-80. 2004
    ..To describe and determine clinical importance of two-phase computed tomographic (CT) findings of hepatic venous congestion after living donor liver transplantation (LDLT) with right lobe graft...
  50. ncbi Liver transplantation: vascular complications
    Sandeep Vaidya
    Department of Radiology, University of Washington Medical Center, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Ultrasound Q 23:239-53. 2007
    ..Most complications cause significant morbidity and mortality after liver transplantation. The appearance of vascular complications in posttransplantation patients is illustrated in this article...
  51. ncbi Tailoring donor hepatectomy per segment 4 venous drainage in right lobe live donor liver transplantation
    See Ching Chan
    Centre for the Study of Liver Disease and Department of Surgery, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam, Hong Kong, China
    Liver Transpl 10:755-62. 2004
    ..In conclusion, unfavorable venous drainage patterns were one of the independent factors compromising postoperative donor liver function, but was circumvented by preservation of V4b...
  52. ncbi Optimizing Doppler and color flow US: application to hepatic sonography
    Jonathan B Kruskal
    Department of Radiology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, 1 Deaconess Rd, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Radiographics 24:657-75. 2004
    ..capable of accurately characterizing the nature of flow within the major hepatic arteries and the portal and hepatic veins, it is widely used for imaging the liver vasculature...
  53. ncbi Hepatic venous congestion in living donor liver transplantation: preoperative quantitative prediction and follow-up using computed tomography
    Shin Hwang
    Department of Surgery, Division of Hepatopancreatobiliary Surgery and Liver Transplantation, Asan Medical Center, Ulsan University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Liver Transpl 10:763-70. 2004
    ..The changes in CTAA observed in the right lobes of donors and recipients indicate that MHV reconstruction can effectively decrease the HVC area...
  54. doi One-step venous reconstruction for a right lobe graft with multiple venous orifices in living donor liver transplantation
    Yuji Soejima
    Department of Surgery and Science, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    Liver Transpl 14:706-8. 2008
  55. ncbi Evaluation of living liver transplant donors: method for precise anatomic definition by using a dedicated contrast-enhanced MR imaging protocol
    Dushyant Sahani
    Department of Radiology, Massachusetts General Hospital, 55 Fruit St, White 270, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Radiographics 24:957-67. 2004
    ..MR imaging provides valuable information about variations in the vascular and biliary anatomy and allows evaluation of the hepatic parenchyma for diffuse or focal abnormalities...
  56. ncbi Hemodynamic and morphologic changes after portal vein embolization: differential effects in central and peripheral zones in the liver on multiphasic computed tomography
    Satoshi Kobayashi
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Unit 057, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030 4009, USA
    J Comput Assist Tomogr 28:804-10. 2004
    ..To evaluate hemodynamic and morphologic effects in the liver after portal vein embolization (PVE)...
  57. ncbi Positive end-expiratory pressure induces liver congestion in living donor liver transplant patients: myth or fact
    Fuat H Saner
    Department of General, Visceral and Transplant Surgery, University Hospital Essen, Essen, Germany
    Transplantation 85:1863-6. 2008
    ..Our study demonstrated that PEEP up to 10 mbar did not impair liver outflow in LDLT recipients...
  58. ncbi Recovery of liver perfusion after focal outflow obstruction and liver resection
    Olaf Dirsch
    Institute of Pathology, University of Cologne corrected Germany
    Transplantation 85:748-56. 2008
    ..This study was designed to characterize the pathophysiological correlate of focal outflow obstruction in a small-for-size liver and its course of recovery in a rat model...
  59. ncbi Intraoperative three-dimensional visualization of liver vasculature by ultrasonography
    Masami Minagawa
    Department of Hepato Biliary Pancreatic Surgery, Graduate School of Medicine, University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    Hepatogastroenterology 51:1448-50. 2004
    ..Three-dimensional ultrasound has been evaluated in various fields, but not yet in intraoperative sonography...
  60. ncbi Preoperative hepatic vascular evaluation with CT and MR angiography: implications for surgery
    Dushyant Sahani
    Division of Abdominal Imaging and Intervention, Department of Radiology, Massachusetts General Hospital, White 270, 55 Fruit St, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Radiographics 24:1367-80. 2004
    ..Both CT angiography and MR angiography have had a significant impact on the selection of candidates for liver surgery as well as on surgical technique...
  61. ncbi Multislice CT angiography in the evaluation of hepatic vascular anatomy in potential right lobe donors
    Suzan Saylisoy
    Departments of Radiology, Ankara University School of Medicine, Turkey
    Diagn Interv Radiol 11:51-9. 2005
    ..To assess the role of multislice CT angiography in the evaluation of arterial, hepatic and portal venous variations in potential right lobe donors...
  62. ncbi Impact of a left-lobe graft without modulation of portal flow in adult-to-adult living donor liver transplantation
    N Konishi
    Department of Hepatobiliary Pancreatic Surgery, Juntendo University School of Medicine, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo, Japan
    Am J Transplant 8:170-4. 2008
    ..Left-lobe graft LDLT is still an important treatment option for adult patients...
  63. ncbi Living related liver transplantation: preoperative magnetic resonance imaging for assessment of hepatic vasculature of donor candidates
    F Streitparth
    Department of Radiology, Charite Medical University Center, Campus Virchow Clinic, Augustenburger Platz 1, 13353 Berlin, Germany
    Acta Radiol 48:20-6. 2007
    ..To evaluate the accuracy of magnetic resonance angiography (MRA) for preoperative assessment of hepatic vascular anatomy in liver donors before living related liver transplantation...
  64. ncbi The influence of accessory right inferior hepatic veins on the venous drainage in right graft living donor liver transplantation
    Arnold Radtke
    Department of General Surgery and Transplantation, University Hospital Essen, Essen, Germany
    Hepatogastroenterology 53:479-83. 2006
    ..It has also a decisive impact on postoperative graft dysfunction. The accessory right inferior hepatic veins (IHVs) usually drain parts of the lateral sector of the right hemiliver graft (RHL)...
  65. ncbi Preoperative evaluation of hepatic arterial and portal venous anatomy using the time resolved echo-shared MR angiographic technique in living liver donors
    Min Woo Lee
    Department of Radiology, Seoul National University Hospital, 110 744, Seoul, South Korea
    Eur Radiol 17:1074-80. 2007
    ..TREAT-MRA can provide a complete evaluation of HA and PV anatomy during preoperative evaluation of living liver donors. Furthermore, it provides a more detailed anatomy of the HA without venous contamination...
  66. ncbi Efficacy of right anterior sector drainage reconstruction in right-lobe live-donor transplantation
    S Karademir
    HPB and Liver Transplantation Study Group, Dokuz Eylul University Hospital, Inciralti, Izmir, Turkey
    Transplant Proc 38:3582-4. 2006
    ..The efficacy and the necessity of additional venous reconstruction in the AS for graft viability and function are still controversial...
  67. ncbi Selective continuous vascular occlusion and perioperative fluid restriction in partial hepatectomy. Outcomes in 101 consecutive patients
    S J Moug
    Academic Department of Surgery, Queen Elizabeth Building, Glasgow Royal Infirmary, Alexandra Parade, Glasgow, UK
    Eur J Surg Oncol 33:1036-41. 2007
    ..This study documents patient outcomes with one department's approach to performing partial hepatectomy...
  68. ncbi [Right hepatectomy using laparotomy]
    D Franco
    Service de Chirurgie, Hôpital Antoine Béclère Clamart
    J Chir (Paris) 144:39-46. 2007
  69. ncbi Routine intraoperative Doppler sonography in the evaluation of complications after living-related donor liver transplantation
    Jin Young Choi
    Department of Radiology and Institute of Radiation Medicine, Seoul National University Hospital, 28 Yongon Dong, Chongno Gu, Seoul, Korea
    J Clin Ultrasound 35:483-90. 2007
    ..To determine whether quantitative and qualitative analysis of intraoperative Doppler sonography data are predictive of vascular complications after living-related donor liver transplantation...
  70. ncbi An artificial vascular graft is a useful interpositional material for drainage of the right anterior section in living donor liver transplantation
    Nam Joon Yi
    Department of Surgery, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Liver Transpl 13:1159-67. 2007
    ..Therefore, an ePTFE graft may be a useful interposition material for anterior section drainage in RL transplantation without serious complications...
  71. ncbi Precise hepatectomy guided by the middle hepatic vein
    Sheung Tat Fan
    Department of Surgery, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam, Hong Kong, China
    Hepatobiliary Pancreat Dis Int 6:430-4. 2007
    ..Such technique has the potential of achieving adequate tumor-free resection margin, avoiding damage to intrahepatic portal pedicles, preserving venous drainage and functional liver tissue, and less postoperative infection...
  72. ncbi Modified techniques for adult-to-adult living donor liver transplantation
    Lu Nan Yan
    Liver Transplantation Division, Department of Surgery, West China Hospital, Sichuan University, Chengdu 610041, China
    Hepatobiliary Pancreat Dis Int 5:173-9. 2006
    ..We summarized our experience in adult-to- adult LDLT with grafts of right liver lobe by a modified technique...
  73. ncbi Split liver transplantation
    H Yersiz
    Division of Liver and Pancreas Transplantation, Department of Surgery, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, California 90095 7054, USA
    Transplant Proc 38:602-3. 2006
    ..Split liver transplantation now accounts for 10% of adult transplantations at UCLA and 40% of pediatric transplantations...
  74. ncbi Explanted portal vein grafts for middle hepatic vein tributaries in living-donor liver transplantation
    Toru Ikegami
    Department of Surgery and Science, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka
    Transplantation 84:836-41. 2007
    ..The availability of a venous graft is limited in the setting of living donor liver transplantation (LDLT), and the management of the middle hepatic vein middle hepatic vein tributaries in right lobe LDLT still remains controversial...
  75. ncbi Impact of right lobe with middle hepatic vein graft in living-donor liver transplantation
    Mureo Kasahara
    Organ Transplant Unit, Department of Transplant Surgery, Kyoto University Hospital, Japan
    Am J Transplant 5:1339-46. 2005
    ..We adopted the right lobe with MHV graft in 40 LDLT cases. Vein graft is essential for safe MHV anastomosis in cases which preserve proximal side of the MHV...
  76. ncbi [Clinical value of three-dimensional dynamic contrast-enhanced MR angiography in diagnosis of angiostenosis after liver transplantation]
    Ling xiang Ruan
    Department of Radiology, The First Affiliated Hospital, College of Medicine, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou 310003, China
    Zhejiang Da Xue Xue Bao Yi Xue Ban 34:263-6. 2005
    ..To evaluate the clinical application of three-dimensional dynamic contrast-enhanced MR angiography (3D DCE MRA) in diagnosis of angiostenosis after liver transplantation...
  77. ncbi "All-in-one" imaging protocols for the evaluation of potential living liver donors: comparison of magnetic resonance imaging and multidetector computed tomography
    Tobias Schroeder
    Department of Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology, University Hospital Essen, Hufelandstrasse 55, D 45122 Essen, Germany
    Liver Transpl 11:776-87. 2005
    ..In conclusion, both techniques proved to be efficient to evaluate potential living liver donors' anatomy in a single diagnostic step. The main advantage of CT lies in the ability to accurately assess the biliary anatomy...
  78. ncbi Intrahepatic venous anastomosis formation of the right liver in living donor liver transplantation: evaluations by Doppler ultrasonography and pulse-inversion ultrasonography with Levovist
    Tetsuya Kaneko
    Department of Surgery II, Graduate School and Faculty of Medicine, University of Nagoya, Japan
    Surgery 138:21-7. 2005
    ..Our aim was to investigate the development of intrahepatic venous anastomoses between the middle hepatic vein (MHV) and the right hepatic vein (RHV) in adult-to-adult, living donor, liver transplantation...
  79. ncbi Preoperative MRI of potential living-donor-related liver transplantation using a single dose of gadobenate dimeglumine
    Joon Seok Lim
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Yonsei University College of Medicine, Seodaemun ku Shinchondong 134, Seoul 120 752, Republic of Korea
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 185:424-31. 2005
    ....
  80. ncbi Caval preservation with reconstruction of the hepatic veins using caval-common iliac bifurcation graft for domino liver transplantation
    Nicolas Jabbour
    The Division of Hepatobiliary Pancreatic Surgery and Transplant Surgery, University of Southern California University Hospital, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    Liver Transpl 12:324-5. 2006
  81. ncbi [Anatomy of the liver: what you need to know]
    M Lafortune
    Service de Radiologie, CHUM Pavillon Saint Luc, Montreal, Canada
    J Radiol 88:1020-35. 2007
    ..However, only certain variations must be searched when a precise intervention is planned. The basic liver anatomy as well as the most relevant malformations will be precised...
  82. ncbi [Liver resection: Part I. Anatomy and operative planning]
    H Lang
    Klinik fUr Allgemein, Viszeral und Transplantationschirurgie, Universitatsklinikum Essen
    Chirurg 78:761-73; quiz 774. 2007
    ..Operative planning and anesthesiological management are discussed...
  83. ncbi Usefulness of three-dimensional computed tomography in a living-donor extended right lobe liver transplantation
    Akishige Kanazawa
    Department of Gastroenterological and Hepato Biliary Pancreatic Surgery, Osaka City University Graduate School of Medicine, Osaka, Japan
    Liver Transpl 8:1076-9. 2002
    ....
  84. ncbi Right lobe living donor liver transplantation: preoperative evaluation of the donor with MR imaging
    A S Fulcher
    Department of Radiology, Medical College of Virginia of Virginia Commonwealth University, 401 N. 12th St, Rm. 3-407B, P. O. Box 980615, Richmond, VA 23298-0615, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 176:1483-91. 2001
    ..correctly excluded portal venous anomalies in all patients and revealed surgically confirmed accessory hepatic veins in six of 28 patients...
  85. ncbi MR imaging as the sole preoperative imaging modality for right hepatectomy: a prospective study of living adult-to-adult liver donor candidates
    V S Lee
    Department of Radiology-MRI, New York University Medical Center, 530 First Ave, New York, NY 10016, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 176:1475-82. 2001
    ....
  86. ncbi Impact of multidetector CT on donor selection and surgical planning before living adult right lobe liver transplantation
    I R Kamel
    Department of Radiology, Abdominal Imaging Section, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School, 330 Brookline Ave, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 176:193-200. 2001
    ..This information had a major impact on patient selection because it was used to stratify patients. It allowed the surgeons to plan their surgical approach, and this planning may reduce postoperative complications...
  87. ncbi Potential living liver donors: evaluation with an all-in-one protocol with multi-detector row CT
    Tobias Schroeder
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, University Hospital Essen, Hufelandstrasse 55, D 45122 Essen, Germany
    Radiology 224:586-91. 2002
    ..This protocol included acquisition of three subsequent scans and allowed accurate assessment of the hepatic parenchymal morphology and volumetrics and a detailed analysis of the biliary and vascular anatomies...
  88. ncbi Single imaging modality evaluation of living donors in liver transplantation: magnetic resonance imaging
    Y F Cheng
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, 123 Ta-Pei Road, Niao-Sung, Kaohsiung 83305, Taiwan
    Transplantation 72:1527-33. 2001
    ..and cholangiography with three-dimensional reconstruction in evaluating the anatomy of the hepatic arteries, hepatic veins, portal venous system, bile ducts, and liver size in potential liver transplant living donors...
  89. ncbi Modified right liver graft from a living donor to prevent congestion
    Sung Gyu Lee
    Department of General Surgery, Asan Medical Center, Ulsan University, Seoul, Korea
    Transplantation 74:54-9. 2002
    ..However, a detailed strategy for preventing such congestion or the necessity of MHV reconstruction has not been discussed in LDLT using a right lobe graft...
  90. ncbi Value of an early arteriographic acquisition for evaluating the splanchnic vessels as an adjunct to biphasic CT using a multislice scanner
    F Zandrino
    Department of Radiology, Azienda Ospedaliera SS Antonio e Biagio e C Arrigo, Via Venezia 16, 15100 Alessandria, Italy
    Eur Radiol 13:1072-9. 2003
    ..This technique could add important information about vascular splanchnic anatomy which would be particularly useful for surgeons and interventional radiologists...
  91. ncbi Preoperative evaluation of the entire hepatic vasculature in living liver donors with use of contrast-enhanced MR angiography and true fast imaging with steady-state precession
    James C Carr
    Department of Radiology, Northwestern University Medical School, 251 East Huron Street, Feinberg 4 710, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 14:441-9. 2003
    ..To preoperatively assess the entire hepatic vasculature in living related liver donors with use of a combination of contrast material-enhanced magnetic resonance (MR) angiography and true fast imaging with steady-state precession (FISP)...
  92. ncbi Segmental nature of the porcine liver and its potential as a model for experimental partial hepatectomy
    F G Court
    Department of Surgery, University of Adelaide, The Queen Elizabeth Hospital, South Australia, Australia
    Br J Surg 90:440-4. 2003
    ..The segmental anatomy, however, remains largely unknown. This study aimed to delineate the segmental anatomy of the porcine liver in comparison with that of the human...
  93. ncbi Surgical anatomy of segmental liver transplantation
    R R Deshpande
    Institute of Liver Studies, King s College Hospital, Denmark Hill, London SE5 9RS, UK
    Br J Surg 89:1078-88. 2002
    ..This has led to increasing acceptance of these procedures and decreased morbidity and mortality rates, similar to those observed with whole liver transplantation...
  94. ncbi Analysis of vasculature for liver surgical planning
    Dirk Selle
    MeVis Center for Medical Diagnostic Systems and Visualization, University of Bremen, Universitätsallee 29, D 28359 Bremen, Germany
    IEEE Trans Med Imaging 21:1344-57. 2002
    ..The image analysis techniques have been evaluated in the clinical environment and have been used in more than 170 cases so far to plan interventions and transplantations...
  95. ncbi Worth continuing doing ex situ liver graft splitting? A single-center analysis
    Huda M Noujaim
    Liver Unit Birmingham Children s Hospital, Birmingham, UK
    Am J Transplant 3:318-23. 2003
    ..In conclusion, good results can be achieved from splitting livers ex situ and this procedure should be considered when the in situ technique is not feasible...
  96. ncbi Sling suspension of the liver in donor operation: a gradual tape-repositioning technique
    Norihiro Kokudo
    Department of Surgery, Hepato Biliary Pancreatic Surgery Division, University of Tokyo, Japan
    Transplantation 76:803-7. 2003
    ..We applied this technique in donor operations in which a hepatic parenchymal transection should be performed before dividing the feeding or draining vessels for the graft...
  97. ncbi Technical implications of living donor liver transplantation: a single-center experience
    A Tuzuner
    Department of Surgery, University of Ankara, School of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Transplant Proc 36:212-3. 2004
    ..However, there are technical challenges to be overcome such as small vessels from segmental grafts and multiple small bile ducts...
  98. ncbi Hepatic surgical anatomy
    John E Skandalakis
    Centers for Surgical Anatomy and Technique, Emory University School of Medicine, 1462 Clifton Road, NE, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Surg Clin North Am 84:413-35, viii. 2004
    ..A brief overview of the intrahepatic biliary tract is also presented...
  99. ncbi Anterior segment congestion of a right liver lobe graft in living-donor liver transplantation and strategy to prevent congestion
    SungGyu Lee
    Department of General Surgery, Division of Hepato Biliary Surgery and Liver Transplantation, Asan Medical Center, Ulsan University School of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    J Hepatobiliary Pancreat Surg 10:16-25. 2003
    ..Eventually, one patient died of sepsis, on posttransplant day 20, demonstrating progressive hepatic dysfunction...
  100. ncbi Anatomic variations in right liver living donors
    Giovanni Varotti
    Recanati Miller Transplantation Institute, Mount Sinai Hospital, One Gustave L Levy Place, New York, NY 10029, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 198:577-82. 2004
    ..Anatomic knowledge is crucial in right liver living donor transplantation...
  101. ncbi Radiology in liver transplantation
    Angeles García-Criado
    Ultrasound Unit, Diagnosing Imaging Center, Hospital Clinic, University of Barcelona, Villarroel, Spain
    Semin Ultrasound CT MR 23:114-29. 2002
    ..This article reviews the current application of diagnostic and interventional imaging in liver transplantation, both for cadaveric and living donor transplants...

Research Grants12

  1. Noninvasive Subharmonic Aided Pressure Estimation of Portal Hypertension
    Flemming Forsberg; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The SHAPE gradient between the portal and hepatic veins was in good agreement with the corresponding HVPG (R = 0.82)...
  2. Noninvasive and Accurate Measurement of Portal Hypertension
    Flemming Forsberg; Fiscal Year: 2010
    Portal hypertension is defined as an increase in the pressure gradient between the portal vein and hepatic veins or the inferior vena cava (IVC)...
  3. FORMATION AND METABOLISM OF NITROSAMINES IN PIGS
    Peter Magee; Fiscal Year: 1991
    ..Advantages of this species include its greater size, allowing cannulation of the portal and hepatic veins, and the bile duct, from which relatively large samples can be obtained in the conscious animal...
  4. Immunomodulation of Pancreatic Islets by Adenoviral Gen*
    Mark Cattral; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..The combination of molecular biological, immunological, adenoviral vector construction and transfection, and islet transplantation methods are in place. ..
  5. Pathophysiological Interpretations of Dynamic PET/CT of Molecular Liver Biology
    Susanne Keiding; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..This will lead to improved diagnosis and treatment of the large groups of patients with liver disease and cancer in the liver. ..
  6. Development of Glypican-3 as a biomarker for hepatocellular carcinoma
    Samuel So; Fiscal Year: 2008
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  7. Role of ATM in Radiosensitivity of Gliomas
    Chandan Guha; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..IV) To investigate the combined toxicity of the virus vectors, ATM attenuation and radiation therapy in cultured endothelial cells, astrocytes, oligodendrocytes, neurons and brain tissues in mice models. ..
  8. Preparative irradiation for hepatocyte transplantation
    Chandan Guha; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..In specific aim 2B, will test whether compensatory regenerative stimuli, provided by methotrexate + HIR-induced liver necrosis, can be used as a substitute to PH. ..
  9. SYSTEMATIC COMBINATION OF ANATOMY AND NOMENCLATURE
    Jonathan Silverstein; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ....
  10. Carbohydrate Metabolism in Late Pregnancy
    Mary Moore; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Preliminary studies in the pregnant dog model in fact suggest that multiple counterregulatory mechanisms are altered by pregnancy. ..
  11. IN VIVO IMAGING OF FORMATION OF HEPATIC METASTASES
    Jonathan Kruskal; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..This project will allow identification of a series of in vivo steps that can be used to explore novel diagnostic and therapeutic probes in animal studies. ..
  12. Assessment of BBB Disruption during RT using DCE MRI
    Yue Cao; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Data from these scans will be analyzed to quantify vascular permeability, which related to dose, volume, time, and presence in tumor versus normal brain tissue. ..