Review ArticlesQuantitative Methods in Abdominal MRI Perfusion ImagingMadhuranthakam, Ananth J. PhD*,†; Yuan, Qing PhD*; Pedrosa, Ivan MD, PhD*,†Author Information *Department of Radiology †Advanced Imaging Research Center, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX. Address correspondence to Ivan Pedrosa, MD, PhD, 2201 Inwood Rd, Suite 201, Dallas, TX 75390. (e-mail: email@example.com). Funding for this study was provided by NIH R01CA154475 (IP), NIH P50CA196516 (I.P, A.J.M.). The authors report no conflicts of interest. Topics in Magnetic Resonance Imaging: December 2017 - Volume 26 - Issue 6 - p 251-258 doi: 10.1097/RMR.0000000000000145 Buy Metrics Abstract Recent improvements in arterial spin labeled (ASL) and vastly undersampled dynamic contrast-enhanced (DCE) magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) acquisitions are providing a new opportunity to explore the routine use of quantitative perfusion imaging for evaluation of a variety of abdominal diseases in clinical practice. In this review, we discuss different approaches for the acquisition and data analysis of ASL and DCE MRI techniques for quantification of tissue perfusion and present various clinical applications of these techniques in both neoplastic and non-neoplastic conditions in the abdomen. Copyright © 2017 Wolters Kluwer Health, Inc. All rights reserved.