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Bone marrow fat composition as a novel imaging biomarker in postmenopausal women with prevalent fragility fractures
The goal of this magnetic resonance (MR) imaging study was to quantify vertebral bone marrow fat content and composition in diabetic and nondiabetic postmenopausal women with fragility fractures andExpand
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Increased cortical porosity in type 2 diabetic postmenopausal women with fragility fractures
The primary goal of this study was to assess peripheral bone microarchitecture and strength in postmenopausal women with type 2 diabetes with fragility fractures (DMFx) and to compare them withExpand
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Does vertebral bone marrow fat content correlate with abdominal adipose tissue, lumbar spine bone mineral density, and blood biomarkers in women with type 2 diabetes mellitus?
To compare vertebral bone marrow fat content quantified with proton MR spectroscopy (1H‐MRS) with the volume of abdominal adipose tissue, lumbar spine volumetric bone mineral density (vBMD), andExpand
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Characterization of the regional distribution of skeletal muscle adipose tissue in type 2 diabetes using chemical shift‐based water/fat separation
To show the feasibility of assessing the spatial distribution of skeletal muscle adipose tissue using chemical shift‐based water/fat separation and to characterize differences in calf intermuscularExpand
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Bone marrow fat quantification in the presence of trabecular bone: Initial comparison between water‐fat imaging and single‐voxel MRS
The purpose of the present study was to test the relative performance of chemical shift‐based water‐fat imaging in measuring bone marrow fat fraction in the presence of trabecular bone, having asExpand
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Quantitative MRI and spectroscopy of bone marrow
Bone marrow is one of the largest organs in the human body, enclosing adipocytes, hematopoietic stem cells, which are responsible for blood cell production, and mesenchymal stem cells, which areExpand
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Texture analysis of cartilage T2 maps: individuals with risk factors for OA have higher and more heterogeneous knee cartilage MR T2 compared to normal controls - data from the osteoarthritis
IntroductionThe goals of this study were (i) to compare the prevalence of focal knee abnormalities, the mean cartilage T2 relaxation time, and the spatial distribution of cartilage magnetic resonanceExpand
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Bone Mineral Density Values Derived from Routine Lumbar Spine Multidetector Row CT Predict Osteoporotic Vertebral Fractures and Screw Loosening
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE: Established methods of assessing bone mineral density are associated with additional radiation exposure to the patient. In this study, we aimed to validate a method ofExpand
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Cartilage and meniscal T2 relaxation time as non-invasive biomarker for knee osteoarthritis and cartilage repair procedures.
OBJECTIVE The purpose of this work was to review the current literature on cartilage and meniscal T2 relaxation time. METHODS Electronic searches in PubMed were performed to identify relevantExpand
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Obesity increases the prevalence and severity of focal knee abnormalities diagnosed using 3T MRI in middle-aged subjects—data from the Osteoarthritis Initiative
ObjectiveTo study the effect of BMI on the prevalence, severity, and 36-month progression of early degenerative changes in the knee by using 3T MRI in middle-aged subjects without radiographicExpand
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