Capillary telangiectasias of the pons. Does diffusion-weighted MR increase diagnostic accuracy?


BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE Capillary telangiectasias are benign lesions of the brainstem which are sometimes difficult to distinguish from other lesions in standard MRI. The purpose of this study was to evaluate if diffusion-weighted imaging (DWI) could help to improve diagnostic accuracy. METHODS 148 MR examinations of patients with pontine lesions were… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.ejrad.2009.04.036


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