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Computed tomography of Wilson disease.

@article{Kvala1983ComputedTO,
  title={Computed tomography of Wilson disease.},
  author={V{\'a}clav Kv{\'i}{\vc}ala and Josef Vymazal and Soňa Nev{\vs}{\'i}malov{\'a}},
  journal={AJNR. American journal of neuroradiology},
  year={1983},
  volume={4 3},
  pages={
          429-30
        }
}
  • Václav Kvíčala, Josef Vymazal, Soňa Nevšímalová
  • Published in
    AJNR. American journal of…
    1983
  • Medicine
  • Computed tomography (CT) was performed on 25 patients with Wilson disease (hepatolenticular degeneration). The diagnosis was confirmed biochemically. CT was normal in seven patients, five of whom presented clinically with the hepatic form of the disease. In 10 patients, CT abnormalities were graded as mild: there were atrophic changes around the basal ganglia and in the cortex and cerebellum. In eight patients, besides areas of atrophy there were low absorption areas subcortically in the… CONTINUE READING

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