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.