Pitfalls in Liver Imaging

Radiology. 2016 Jan;278(1):34-51. doi: 10.1148/radiol.2015142576.


Despite various sophisticated imaging techniques, there are numerous pitfalls in liver imaging. This review for residents discusses the major traps in image interpretation and gives some diagnostic clues to confidently interpret computed tomographic or magnetic resonance imaging studies.

Publication types

  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Diagnosis, Differential
  • Humans
  • Liver Diseases / diagnosis*
  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging / methods*
  • Tomography, X-Ray Computed / methods*