Computed Tomography Measurements of Hepatic Steatosis in Cholelitihiasis and Cholecystectomy Cases Using Unenhanced Images


ÇAM İ., Koc U., Genez S., Gunes A.

JOURNAL OF MEDICAL IMAGING AND RADIATION SCIENCES, vol.51, no.1, pp.137-144, 2020 (ESCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 51 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2020
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.jmir.2019.12.003
  • Journal Name: JOURNAL OF MEDICAL IMAGING AND RADIATION SCIENCES
  • Journal Indexes: Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI), Scopus, CINAHL, EMBASE, MEDLINE
  • Page Numbers: pp.137-144
  • Keywords: Hepatic steatosis, computed tomography, noncontrast, liver CT number, CT abdomen, NONALCOHOLIC FATTY LIVER, NATURAL-HISTORY, CT, DISEASE, BIOPSY, DONORS, QUANTIFICATION, EPIDEMIOLOGY, CHOLESTEROL, INDEX
  • Kocaeli University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Introduction: Computed tomography (CT) measurements of hepatic steatosis can be performed using unenhanced CT images. The purpose of this study was to assess the occurrence of hepatic steatosis using unenhanced CT images for patients undergoing cholecystectomy or having cholelithiasis.