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Iron Overload Liver

There are several ways to measure iron overlaod in the liver.

FerriScan is a commercial service which will generate reports of liver iron concentration after local scanners are calibrated using a phantom sent to the site

There are developing guidelines in this arena.

An nice open source resource is made available as an ImageJ plugin which relies on a commonly used technique that uses a multi-echo GRE sequence to account for fat and iron

MRQuantIF ROI placement
Click on this image for Quantif plugin evolved from IronByMR