Heterogeneous Staining in the Liver Parenchyma after the Injection of Perflubutane Microbubble Contrast Agent
Ultrasound in Medicine and Biology, 06/22/2012
Shimada T et al. – Although the staining pattern did not improve during the examination, there were no abnormal findings in vital signs or symptoms on the day and blood test results or sonograms on the following day. Heterogeneous staining is a side effect that impedes ultrasound examination. However, at present, the precise causes and underlying mechanisms of this event are unknown.