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Update on Gadolinium-Based Contrast Agent-Enhanced Imaging in the Genitourinary System.

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Summary of "Update on Gadolinium-Based Contrast Agent-Enhanced Imaging in the Genitourinary System."

The purpose of this article is to review gadolinium-based contrast agent (GBCA)-enhanced MRI applications in the genitourinary system.

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Name: AJR. American journal of roentgenology
ISSN: 1546-3141
Pages: 1-11

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