Quantification of liver fat content with ultrasonographic attenuation measurement function: Correlation with unenhanced multidimensional computerized tomography.


Cerit M. N. , Sendur H. N. , CİNDİL E. , ERBAŞ G. , Yalcin M. M. , Cerit E. T. , ...More

Clinical imaging, vol.65, pp.85-93, 2020 (Journal Indexed in SCI Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 65
  • Publication Date: 2020
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.clinimag.2020.04.028
  • Title of Journal : Clinical imaging
  • Page Numbers: pp.85-93

Abstract

Purpose: To evaluate the efficacy of attenuation measurement function (ATT), a newly developed quantitative ultrasonography(US) method based on measurement of the attenuation coefficient, using unenhanced computerized tomography(CT) attenuation values as a reference standard, for the detection and measurement of hepatosteatosis.