Acoustic Radiation Force Impulse Imaging for Evaluation of Renal Parenchyma Elasticity in Diabetic Nephropathy


Goya C., Kilinc F., Hamidi C., Yavuz A., Yildirim Y., Cetincakmak M. G., ...More

AMERICAN JOURNAL OF ROENTGENOLOGY, vol.204, no.2, pp.324-329, 2015 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 204 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Doi Number: 10.2214/ajr.14.12493
  • Journal Name: AMERICAN JOURNAL OF ROENTGENOLOGY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.324-329
  • Keywords: diabetic nephropathy, elastography, end-stage renal disease, LIVER FIBROSIS, MICROALBUMINURIA, DIAGNOSIS, KIDNEY, QUANTIFICATION, EXCRETION, STIFFNESS, ELASTOGRAPHY, CHILDREN
  • Van Yüzüncü Yıl University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

OBJECTIVE. The goal of this study is to evaluate the changes in the elasticity of the renal parenchyma in diabetic nephropathy using acoustic radiation force impulse imaging.