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MRI of head injury using FLAIR
Abstract We studied the utility of fluid-attenuated inversion-recovery (FLAIR) MRI in the investigation of head injury. We examined 56 patients with head injuries with T2-weighted spin-echo (SE) andExpand
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Adrenal masses: the value of additional fluorodeoxyglucose-positron emission tomography/computed tomography (FDG-PET/CT) in differentiating between benign and malignant lesions
ObjectiveTo investigate whether integrated fluorodeoxyglucose-positron emission tomography/computed tomography (FDG-PET/CT) can differentiate benign from adrenal malignant lesions on the basis ofExpand
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Clinical Application of 3D Arterial Spin-Labeled Brain Perfusion Imaging for Alzheimer Disease: Comparison with Brain Perfusion SPECT
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE: Alzheimer disease is the most common neurodegenerative disorder with dementia, and a practical and economic biomarker for diagnosis of Alzheimer disease is needed.Expand
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T-staging of gastric cancer of air-filling multidetector-row CT: comparison with hydro-multidetector-row CT.
PURPOSE The purpose of this study was to evaluate the accuracy of T-staging of gastric cancer by air-filling multidetector-row CT (air-MDCT) compared with water-filling MDCT (hydro-MDCT). MATERIALSExpand
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Appearance of normal brain maturation on fluid-attenuated inversion-recovery (FLAIR) MR images.
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE Fluid-attenuated inversion-recovery (FLAIR) MR imaging is widely accepted for brain diagnoses, though to our knowledge no description of the MR FLAIR appearance of the normalExpand
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MR imaging of meniscal tears with discoid lateral meniscus.
OBJECTIVE To study MR findings of meniscal tears with discoid lateral menisci (DLMs) and to evaluate the incidence and accuracy of MRI compared to arthroscopical surgery. MATERIAL AND METHODS MRExpand
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Quantitative evaluation of norcholesterol scintigraphy, CT attenuation value, and chemical-shift MR imaging for characterizing adrenal adenomas
ObjectiveThe objective of our study was to evaluate diagnostic ability and features of quantitative indices of three modalities: uptake rate on norcholesterol scintigraphy, computed tomography (CT)Expand
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Persistent hypoglossal artery associated with arteriovenous malformation: a case report.
A rare case of persistent hypoglossal artery in conjunction with arteriovenous malformation was presented. MRA could delineate persistent hypoglossal artery and arteriovenous malformation veryExpand
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A case of Marchiafava-Bignami disease: MRI findings on spin-echo and fluid attenuated inversion recovery (FLAIR) images.
Marchiafava-Bignami disease (MBD) was diagnosed in a 56-year-old man. Spin-echo (SE) magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) at the acute phase showed normal signal areas in the central layer of the corpusExpand
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Optimal dose of contrast medium for depiction of hypervascular HCC on dynamic MDCT.
PURPOSE The purpose of this study is to prospectively investigate the optimal dose of contrast medium for the depiction of hypervascular hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) during the hepatic arterialExpand
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