MR of optic papilla protrusion in patients with high intracranial pressure.

@article{Jinkins1996MROO,
  title={MR of optic papilla protrusion in patients with high intracranial pressure.},
  author={J. Randy Jinkins and Shruti K. Athale and Lin Xiong and William T. C. Yuh and Michael I. Rothman and Phuong Thivan Nguyen},
  journal={AJNR. American journal of neuroradiology},
  year={1996},
  volume={17 4},
  pages={665-8}
}
PURPOSE To evaluate the signal characteristics of the optic papilla (optic nerve head) on routine cranial MR images in patients with clinical evidence of optic papilla elevation caused by high intracranial pressure, and to compare these findings with findings in healthy adult volunteers. METHODS We reviewed retropectively the MR imaging examinations of 15 patients who were referred with objectively decreased visual acuity and funduscopic findings of optic papilla elevation. T1-weighted and T2… CONTINUE READING

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