Magnetic resonance studies of brain lesions in patients with Kawasaki disease

@article{Muneuchi2006MagneticRS,
  title={Magnetic resonance studies of brain lesions in patients with Kawasaki disease},
  author={J. Muneuchi and K. Kusuhara and Y. Kanaya and T. Ohno and K. Furuno and R. Kira and F. Mihara and T. Hara},
  journal={Brain and Development},
  year={2006},
  volume={28},
  pages={30-33}
}
We evaluated brain lesions in patients with coronary arterial lesions (CAL) as a complication of Kawasaki disease (KD) by magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) and magnetic resonance angiography (MRA). Among 47 patients who underwent coronary angiography for the evaluation of CAL due to KD at Kyushu University Hospital from April 1996 to September 2004, 24 patients were evaluated prospectively by brain MRI and MRA 0.1-21.2 years after the onset of KD. Although most patients had irritability or… Expand
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