Brain magnetic resonance imaging abnormalities in neuromyelitis optica

@article{Li2008BrainMR,
  title={Brain magnetic resonance imaging abnormalities in neuromyelitis optica},
  author={Y Y Li and Peng Xie and F Lv and Jun Mu and Q Li and Q. Yang and M. Hu and H. B. Tang and Jing Yi},
  journal={Acta Neurologica Scandinavica},
  year={2008},
  volume={118}
}
  • Y. Li, P. Xie, J. Yi
  • Published 1 October 2008
  • Medicine, Psychology
  • Acta Neurologica Scandinavica
Objective –  Brain abnormalities in neuromyelitis optica (NMO) attracted much attention. Our study was to identify the brain magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) abnormalities in Chinese NMO patients. 

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