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Table 1 Technical parameters required for multidetector-row computed tomography

From: Preoperative multidetector-row computed tomography scan staging for lymphatic gastric cancer spread

Pre-contrast phase thickness 3.75 mm
Arterial phase thickness 2.5 mm
Portal phase thickness 2.5 mm
Pitch 1.25
Rotation time 0.5 seconds
Contrast 2 ml/kg at 3.5 ml/second
Arterial phase with smart prep, venous phase at 70 seconds
Reconstructions on sagittal and coronal planes