High resolution magnetic resonance imaging of retinoblastoma.

@article{Schueler2003HighRM,
  title={High resolution magnetic resonance imaging of retinoblastoma.},
  author={Andreas O. Schueler and Norbert Hosten and Nikolaos E. Bechrakis and Arne-j{\"o}rn Lemke and Peggy F{\"o}rster and Roland Felix and Michael H. Foerster and Norbert Bornfeld},
  journal={The British journal of ophthalmology},
  year={2003},
  volume={87 3},
  pages={330-5}
}
BACKGROUND/AIMS Diagnosis of retinoblastoma is mainly based on indirect ophthalmoscopy, but additional imaging techniques are indispensable for the staging of the disease. A new high resolution magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) technique for the examination of the eye was evaluated. A new surface coil with a diameter of 5 cm allows a field of view of 60 mm with an in-plane resolution of 0.8 mm. We compared preoperative MRI scans with the histology after enucleation in 21 cases of retinoblastoma… CONTINUE READING

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