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Liver fibrosis causes increase in stiffness and is routinely monitored using repeated biopsies. Therefore, Liver MRE currently a clinical diagnostic tool to stage liver fibrosis. Liver MRE can also be used to diagnose liver tumors and other diseases. An example of Liver MRE in a liver fibrosis patient is shown below.


Liver MRE


Stage 2 Fibrosis Patient

Magnitude Wave Image Stiffness Map