Functional Renal MR

Room A 104-105      16:00 - 18:00                                  Chairs: P.V. Prasad and Stefan O. Schoenberg

16:00      552.    Single Kidney GFR Measurements Derived from a Multicompartmental Model Analysis of 3D MR Renography

Vivian S. Lee1, Ambrose J. Huang1, Manmeen Kaur1, Henry Rusinek1, Carol A. Nazzaro1, Elissa L. Kramer1,

Edward Leonard2

1New York University School of Medicine, New York, New York, USA; 2Columbia University, New York, New York, USA

16:12      553.    Estimation of GFR in the Infant Kidney  - not available

Richard A. Jones1,2, Andrew J. Kirsch1,2, Damien Grattan-Smith1,2

1CHOA, Atlanta, Georgia, USA; 2Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA

16:24      554.    How to Best Distribute Doses in a Two-Injection Dynamic Contrast MR Renography Study?  - not available

Henry Rusinek1, Qun Chen1, Vivian S. Lee1

1NYU School of Medicine, New York, New York, USA

16:36      555.    Renovascular Disease: Comprehensive Morphological and Functional Assessment Using a Hybrid MR Technique with Contrast-Enhanced 3D MRA and Extraslice Spin Tagging Perfusion MRI (ESTpMRI)

Ming-Chen Paul Shih1,2, Klaus D. Hagspiel1, Daniel Leung1, Vu Minh Mai1, John F. Angle1, Alan H. Matsumoto1, Shella Keilholz1, Stuart S. Berr1

1University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, Virginia, USA; 2Kaohsiung Medical University Hospital, Kaohsiung, Taiwan, Taiwan

16:48      556.    Functional MRI of Transplanted Human Kidneys Evaluated by Diffusion-Weighted MRI - Initial Experience  - not available

Peter Vermathen1, Dominik Zumstein1, Ute Eisenberger1, Sonia C. Simon-Zoula1, Lucie Hofmann1, Chris Boesch1, Harriet Carolina Thoeny1

1University & Inselspital, Berne, Switzerland

17:00      557.    Quantitative MRI at 3.0 T Using SENSE: Measurement of T1 and Tracer Kinetics in the Kidney

David L. Buckley1, Geoff JM Parker1, Ching Cheung2, Alistair G. Cowie2, Philip A. Kalra2

1University of Manchester, Manchester, UK; 2Hope Hospital, Salford, UK

17:12      558.    Angiotensin II –  But Not Norepinephrine and Sodium Nitroprusside – Decreases the Renal BOLD Signal

Markus Klarhöfer1, Hartmut Schächinger, 1,2, Jürgen Drewe1, Klaus Scheffler1

1University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland; 2University of Trier, Trier, Germany

17:24      559.    Effect of NOS Inhibition by L-NAME on Intra-Renal BOLD MRI: Dose Response in Rat and Human Kidneys  - not available

Lu-Ping Li1, Lin Ji1, Elizabete Santos1, Linda Pierchala1, Eugene Dunkle1, Laura Fogelson1, Pottumarthi V. Prasad1

1Evanston Northwestern Healthcare, Evanston, Illinois, USA

17:36      560.    Preliminary Evaluation of 3D MGRE Sequence for Renal BOLD MRI at 3.0 T

Santosh Tumkur1,2, Anthony Vu3, Luping Li2, Pottumarthi Prasad2

1Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, USA; 2Evanston Northwestern Healthcare, Evanston, Illinois, USA; 3GE Healthcare, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA

17:48      561.    Drug Influence on Intra-Renal Oxygenation Estimated by BOLD-MRI  - not available

Lucie Hofmann1, Sonia C. Simon-Zoula1, Albina Novak1, Andreas Giger1, Peter Vock1, Chris Boesch1, Felix J. Frey1, Bruno Vogt1

1University and Inselspital, Berne, Switzerland