I. Grande-Nagel

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Varicella-related neurological complications usually appear after the rash. Pre-eruptive neurological complications of primary varicella zoster virus infections have been rarely described. We report on a 5.5-year-old boy who developed encephalitis 4 days before the onset of a mild vesicular skin rash and 5 days after known exposure. Primary varicella zoster(More)
Nipple piercing gains popularity and social acceptance within the last years, especially among young people. The medical literature reports an increase of complications in the post-piercing period. We report a case of a young woman, who presented with a light enlargment of the right breast and tenderness in the retroareolar region following nipple piercing(More)
To address the benefits of double and arbitration reading regarding tumour detection rates, percentage of in situ tumours, and number (of patients) needed to send for expert reading (number needed to treat; NNT) for one additional tumour finding. QuaMaDi is a quality assured breast cancer diagnosis programme; with two-view mammography (craniocaudal,(More)
Zusammenfassung. Bedingt durch die Aufnahmetechnik weisen T1gewichtete MR-Sequenzen, die auf einem Magnetom SP generiert wurden, stark variierende mittlere Signalintensit aten auf. Das in diesem Beitrag vorgestellte Verfahren zur Korrektur dieser Intensit atsinhomogenit aten ist ein Modul von BRISANT, einem System zur Vorverarbeitung und Segmentierung(More)
In a retrospective study 344 CT examinations of patients with suspected aneurysms of the abdominal aorta were evaluated with respect to the inflammatory character of the aneurysm. In 207 cases surgical therapy was conducted. In 144 of those 207 cases preoperative ultrasound examination results were also available. Frequency of inflammatory aneurysms, as(More)
PURPOSE To demonstrate the structure and process quality of quality-assured mamma diagnostics (QuaMaDi) by means of quality indicators as defined in the European Guidelines for Quality Assurance in Breast Cancer Screening and Diagnosis and in the National Guideline on Early Detection of Cancer in Germany. Furthermore, spatial differences and changes in the(More)
The advantages of using magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) as opposed to computed tomographic (CT) scans or ventriculography in stereotactic surgery include the increased tissue contrast of the lesion or target, direct non-reformatted multiplanar imaging and target coordinate determination as well as reduced imaging artefacts produced by the stereotactic(More)
Our study addresses at the benefit of surveillance of probably benign lesions, detected outside mammographic screening, during a 3-year period. 28,588 women (mean age 57 ± 12 years) were examined. Two independent radiologists read the mammogram as well as the supplemented ultrasound (in case of breast density ACR type 3 and 4). In the case of discordance a(More)