Can Hounsfield unit values of the cortex and papillae determined by computed tomography demonstrate the possibility of kidney stone formation?
European Journal of Radiology, 06/04/2012Baran I et al.
Both kidneys in patients with calculi have a comparatively high renal cortex and papillae densities. In the future, this information may be useful in predicting which patients may develop nephrolithiasis.
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