Diffusion-weighted MR imaging findings of acute necrotizing encephalopathy.

  title={Diffusion-weighted MR imaging findings of acute necrotizing encephalopathy.},
  author={Sait M Albayram and Zekeriya Bilgi and Hakan Hatem Selcuk and Doğan Selçuk and Halit Çam and N Kocer and C Islak},
  journal={AJNR. American journal of neuroradiology},
  volume={25 5},
Multiple, symmetrical brain lesions affecting the bilateral thalami and cerebral white matter, which often show a concentric structure on CT and MR images, characterize acute necrotizing encephalopathy (ANE) of childhood. We describe the imaging findings of a 2-year-old child with ANE obtained with diffusion-weighted MR imaging. We discuss the significance of these findings, as well as the pathophysiology of ANE lesions, with reference to the appearance of the disease as revealed by diffusion… CONTINUE READING
15 Citations
14 References
Similar Papers


Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 15 extracted citations


Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 14 references

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…