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Kathryn J. Fowler, MD

Kathryn J. Fowler, MD
Associate Professor, Radiology
Division of Diagnostic Radiology
Director, Abdominal and Pelvic MRI
Medical Director, Center for Clinical Imaging Research
Co-Director, Body MRI Fellowship

Specialty Areas

Abdominal Imaging
Radiology
Magnetic Resonance Imaging
PET Imaging

Hospital Affiliations

Barnes-Jewish Hospital

Areas of Clinical Interest

Magnetic resonance imaging, MRI, abdominal imaging

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Maps & Directions

Maps & Directions

Barnes-Jewish Hospital
Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology

510 South Kingshighway Boulevard
St. Louis, MO 63110

Office Phone: 314-362-2928
Fax: 314-362-2976

Center for Advanced Medicine - South County

5201 Midamerica Plaza
St. Louis, MO 63129

Education

Education

BS: University of South Carolina, Columbia, South Carolina 2001
Medical Degree: University of Wisconsin Medical School, Madison, Wisconsin 2005
Fellowship, Body MRI: Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO 2011
Residency: Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri 2011

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

ACR Appropriateness Criteria<sup>®</sup> Colorectal Cancer Screening.
Expert Panel on Gastrointestinal Imaging:., Moreno C, Kim DH, Bartel TB, Cash BD, Chang KJ, Feig BW, Fowler KJ, Garcia EM, Kambadakone AR, Lambert DL, Levy AD, Marin D, Peterson CM, Scheirey CD, Smith MP, Weinstein S, Carucci LR
J Am Coll Radiol. 2018 May; 15(5S)S56-S68. doi: 10.1016/j.jacr.2018.03.014.

PMID:
    29724427
    [PubMed - in process]
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Liver fat imaging - a clinical overview of ultrasound, CT, and MR imaging.
Zhang Y, Fowler KJ, Hamilton G, Cui J, Sy EZ, Balanay M, Hooker JC, Szeverenyi NM, Sirlin CB
Br J Radiol. 2018 May 3; 20170959. doi: 10.1259/bjr.20170959.

PMID:
    29722568
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Quantitative multiparametric MR analysis of small renal lesions: correlation with surgical pathology.
Yano M, Fowler KJ, Srisuwan S, Salter A, Siegel CL
Abdom Radiol (NY). 2018 Apr 24; doi: 10.1007/s00261-018-1612-2.

PMID:
    29691619
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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LI-RADS 2017: An update.
Kielar AZ, Chernyak V, Bashir MR, Do RK, Fowler KJ, Mitchell DG, Cerny M, Elsayes KM, Santillan C, Kamaya A, Kono Y, Sirlin CB, Tang A
J Magn Reson Imaging. 2018 Apr 6; doi: 10.1002/jmri.26027.

PMID:
    29626376
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Project HELP: a study protocol to pilot test a shared decision-making tool about treatment options for patients with hepatitis C and chronic kidney disease.
Politi MC, George N, Li T, Korenblat KM, Fowler KJ, Ho C, Liapakis A, Roth D, Yee J
Pilot Feasibility Stud. 2018; 455. doi: 10.1186/s40814-018-0251-2.

PMID:
    29484199
    [PubMed]
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Accountability of Dialysis Facilities in Transplant Referral: CMS Needs to Collect National Data on Dialysis Facility Kidney Transplant Referrals.
Fowler KJ
Clin J Am Soc Nephrol. 2018 Feb 7; 13(2)193-194. doi: 10.2215/CJN.13741217.

PMID:
    29371339
    [PubMed - in process]
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CAPTURE: Consistently Acquired Projections for Tuned and Robust Estimation: A Self-Navigated Respiratory Motion Correction Approach.
Eldeniz C, Fraum T, Salter A, Chen Y, Gach HM, Parikh PJ, Fowler KJ, An H
Invest Radiol. 2018 May; 53(5)293-305. doi: 10.1097/RLI.0000000000000442.

PMID:
    29315083
    [PubMed - in process]
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Cirrhosis and LI-RADS.
Papadatos D, Fowler KJ, Kielar AZ, Cui J, Sirlin CB
Abdom Radiol (NY). 2018 Jan; 43(1)26-40. doi: 10.1007/s00261-017-1425-8.

PMID:
    29218367
    [PubMed - in process]
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Epidemiology of Hepatic Steatosis at a Tertiary Care Center: An MRI-based Analysis.
Fraum TJ, Ludwig DR, Kilian S, Curtis WA, Pilgram TK, Sirlin CB, Fowler KJ
Acad Radiol. 2018 Mar; 25(3)317-327. doi: 10.1016/j.acra.2017.10.002.

PMID:
    29199057
    [PubMed - in process]
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Comment: Fancier and More Expensive Do Mean Better: An Argument for Computed Tomography Staging of Patients With Colorectal Liver Metastases.
Fowler KJ, Linehan DC, Menias CO
Ann Surg Oncol. 2017 Dec; 24(Suppl 3)605-606. doi: 10.1245/s10434-017-6167-x.

PMID:
    29168097
    [PubMed - in process]
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Letter to the editor response.
Fowler KJ, Potretzke TA, Hope TA, Costa EA, Wilson SR, Sirlin CB, Tang A, Kielar A
Abdom Radiol (NY). 2018 Jan; 43(1)239. doi: 10.1007/s00261-017-1396-9.

PMID:
    29167945
    [PubMed - in process]
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Evidence Supporting LI-RADS Major Features for CT- and MR Imaging-based Diagnosis of Hepatocellular Carcinoma: A Systematic Review.
Tang A, Bashir MR, Corwin MT, Cruite I, Dietrich CF, Do RKG, Ehman EC, Fowler KJ, Hussain HK, Jha RC, Karam AR, Mamidipalli A, Marks RM, Mitchell DG, Morgan TA, Ohliger MA, Shah A, Vu KN, Sirlin CB, LI-RADS Evidence Working Group.
Radiology. 2018 Jan; 286(1)29-48. doi: 10.1148/radiol.2017170554.

PMID:
    29166245
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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2017 Version of LI-RADS for CT and MR Imaging: An Update.
Elsayes KM, Hooker JC, Agrons MM, Kielar AZ, Tang A, Fowler KJ, Chernyak V, Bashir MR, Kono Y, Do RK, Mitchell DG, Kamaya A, Hecht EM, Sirlin CB
Radiographics. 2017 Nov-Dec; 37(7)1994-2017. doi: 10.1148/rg.2017170098.

PMID:
    29131761
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Correction to: LI-RADS technical requirements for CT, MRI, and contrast-enhanced ultrasound.
Kambadakone AR, Fung A, Gupta RT, Hope TA, Fowler KJ, Lyshchik A, Ganesan K, Yaghmai V, Guimaraes AR, Sahani DV, Miller FH
Abdom Radiol (NY). 2018 Jan; 43(1)240. doi: 10.1007/s00261-017-1345-7.

PMID:
    29098367
    [PubMed - in process]
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Interreader Reliability of LI-RADS Version 2014 Algorithm and Imaging Features for Diagnosis of Hepatocellular Carcinoma: A Large International Multireader Study.
Fowler KJ, Tang A, Santillan C, Bhargavan-Chatfield M, Heiken J, Jha RC, Weinreb J, Hussain H, Mitchell DG, Bashir MR, Costa EAC, Cunha GM, Coombs L, Wolfson T, Gamst AC, Brancatelli G, Yeh B, Sirlin CB
Radiology. 2018 Jan; 286(1)173-185. doi: 10.1148/radiol.2017170376.

PMID:
    29091751
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Technical report: gadoxetate-disodium-enhanced 2D R2* mapping: a novel approach for assessing bile ducts in living donors.
Fazeli Dehkordy S, Fowler KJ, Wolfson T, Igarashi S, Lamas Constantino CP, Hooker JC, Hong CW, Mamidipalli A, Gamst AC, Hemming A, Sirlin CB
Abdom Radiol (NY). 2017 Oct 31; doi: 10.1007/s00261-017-1365-3.

PMID:
    29086007
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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LI-RADS technical requirements for CT, MRI, and contrast-enhanced ultrasound.
Kambadakone AR, Fung A, Gupta RT, Hope TA, Fowler KJ, Lyshchik A, Ganesan K, Yaghmai V, Guimaraes AR, Sahani DV, Miller FH
Abdom Radiol (NY). 2018 Jan; 43(1)56-74. doi: 10.1007/s00261-017-1325-y.

PMID:
    28940042
    [PubMed - in process]
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MRI of suspected appendicitis during pregnancy: interradiologist agreement, indeterminate interpretation and the meaning of non-visualization of the appendix.
Tsai R, Raptis C, Fowler KJ, Owen JW, Mellnick VM
Br J Radiol. 2017 Nov; 90(1079)20170383. doi: 10.1259/bjr.20170383.

PMID:
    28869395
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Differentiation of Hepatocellular Carcinoma from Other Hepatic Malignancies in Patients at Risk: Diagnostic Performance of the Liver Imaging Reporting and Data System Version 2014.
Fraum TJ, Tsai R, Rohe E, Ludwig DR, Salter A, Nalbantoglu I, Heiken JP, Fowler KJ
Radiology. 2018 Jan; 286(1)158-172. doi: 10.1148/radiol.2017170114.

PMID:
    28853673
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Locoregional therapies for hepatocellular carcinoma and the new LI-RADS treatment response algorithm.
Kielar A, Fowler KJ, Lewis S, Yaghmai V, Miller FH, Yarmohammadi H, Kim C, Chernyak V, Yokoo T, Meyer J, Newton I, Do RK
Abdom Radiol (NY). 2018 Jan; 43(1)218-230. doi: 10.1007/s00261-017-1281-6.

PMID:
    28780679
    [PubMed - in process]
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