Evaluation of pericardial sinuses and recesses with 2-, 4-, 16-, and 64-row multidetector CT

Ozmen C. A., Akpinar M. G., Akay H. O., Demirkazik F. B., Ariyurek M.

RADIOLOGIA MEDICA, vol.115, no.7, pp.1038-1046, 2010 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 115 Issue: 7
  • Publication Date: 2010
  • Doi Number: 10.1007/s11547-010-0532-1
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.1038-1046
  • Hacettepe University Affiliated: Yes


Purpose. The aim of this study was to describe visualisation rate and appearance of all pericardial sinuses and recesses and to evaluate whether there is a significant difference between visualisation of these sinuses and recesses on 2-, 4-, 16- and 64-slice multidetector computed tomography (MDCT).