Acoustic radiation force impulse (ARFI) elastography in the evaluation of renal parenchymal stiffness in patients with ureteropelvic junction obstruction.


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Habibi H. A. , Cicek R. Y. , Kandemirli S. G. , Ure E., Ucar A. , Aslan M., ...More

Journal of medical ultrasonics (2001), vol.44, no.2, pp.167-172, 2017 (Journal Indexed in SCI Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 44 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Doi Number: 10.1007/s10396-016-0760-7
  • Title of Journal : Journal of medical ultrasonics (2001)
  • Page Numbers: pp.167-172
  • Keywords: Ureteropelvic junction obstruction, Acoustic radiation force impulse, Elastography, Hydronephrosis, HYDRONEPHROSIS, CHILDREN

Abstract

To investigate the role of acoustic radiation force impulse (ARFI) elastography in the detection of renal parenchymal damage in kidneys with and without ureteropelvic junction obstruction (UPJO).