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Application and research progress of magnetic resonance parameter quantitative technique in myocardial involvement diseases
ABASIJIANG·Adili   LI Shan  QI Haicheng  LIU Qian  LI Yan  XING Yan 

Cite this article as: ABASIJIANG·A D L, LI S, QI H C, et al. Application and research progress of magnetic resonance parameter quantitative technique in myocardial involvement diseases[J]. Chin J Magn Reson Imaging, 2023, 14(2): 179-185. DOI:10.12015/issn.1674-8034.2023.02.032.

[Abstract] There are many kinds of myocardial involvement diseases, including primary and secondary changes. Because of its accompanying cardiac function damage, it seriously endangers the life of patients, early diagnosis and intervention of myocardial changes is particularly important. Cardiac magnetic resonance (CMR) is widely used in various medical fields related to cardiovascular diseases. In recent years, rapid technological innovation has led to new CMR imaging technology development. Parametric quantitative techniques, such as longitudinal relaxation time quantitative imaging (T1 mapping) and transverse relaxation time quantitative imaging (T2 mapping), provide a non-invasive examination method to quantify tissue changes in myocardial disease. These changes mainly include myocardial fibrosis, myocardial edema with increased intracellular and/or extracellular water, and myocardial hemorrhage and other pathological changes. T1 mapping and T2 mapping are not only considered to be reliable biomarkers for the diagnosis of cardiomyopathy but are also considered to a reliable imaging parameter in treatment monitoring and prognosis evaluation. This article reviews application of parametric quantitative techniques and research progress in evaluating myocardial tissue. The purpose is to describe how the parameter quantitative technology can identify abnormal myocardium early and accurately, and put forward the existing problems and future research ideas to provide references for the research of this technology.
[Keywords] heart;magnetic resonance imaging;T1 mapping;T2 mapping;quantitative assessment;extracellular volume fraction

ABASIJIANG·Adili    LI Shan   QI Haicheng   LIU Qian   LI Yan   XING Yan*  

Department of Radiology, Affiliated First Hospital of Xinjiang Medical University, Urumqi 830011, China

*Correspondence to: Xing Y, E-mail:

Conflicts of interest   None.

ACKNOWLEDGMENTS National Natural Science Foundation of China (No. 82160334); Special Regional Collaborative Innovation Project of Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region (Science and Technology Aid Xinjiang Program) (No. 2021E02067).
Received  2022-09-13
Accepted  2023-02-01
DOI: 10.12015/issn.1674-8034.2023.02.032
Cite this article as: ABASIJIANG·A D L, LI S, QI H C, et al. Application and research progress of magnetic resonance parameter quantitative technique in myocardial involvement diseases[J]. Chin J Magn Reson Imaging, 2023, 14(2): 179-185. DOI:10.12015/issn.1674-8034.2023.02.032.

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