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Abstract #2621

Gd-EOB-DTPA as a Correlate for Chronic Liver Disease Through Contrast Uptake, Uptake Rate, and Bile Excretion

Hiroumi Kitajima1, Puneet Sharma, Christina Lurie, Khalil Salman, Gaye Ray, Bobby Kalb, Diego Martin

1Emory University, Atlanta, GA, United States

Gd-EOB-DTPA demonstrates liver clearance kinetics that allow for its use as a marker for patients with chronic liver disease. Signal uptake, uptake rate, and common bile duct excretion as imaged by 3D T1-weighted GRE allow for quantitative assessment of liver fibrosis.