Hepatic Steatosis: Quantification by Proton Density Fat Fraction with MR Imaging versus Liver Biopsy

İDİLMAN İ. S., Aniktar H., Idilman R., Kabacam G., Savas B., Elhan A., ...More

RADIOLOGY, vol.267, no.3, pp.767-775, 2013 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 267 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2013
  • Doi Number: 10.1148/radiol.13121360
  • Journal Name: RADIOLOGY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.767-775
  • Hacettepe University Affiliated: Yes


Purpose: To determine utility of proton density fat fraction (PDFF) measurements for quantifying the liver fat content in patients with nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD), and compare these results with liver biopsy findings.