Radionuclide imaging in ischemic stroke.

  • W W Heiss
  • Published 2014 in
    Journal of nuclear medicine : official…


Ischemic stroke is caused by interruption or significant impairment of blood supply to the brain, which leads to a cascade of metabolic and molecular alterations resulting in functional disturbance and morphologic damage. The changes in regional cerebral blood flow and regional metabolism can be assessed by radionuclide imaging, especially SPECT and PET… (More)
DOI: 10.2967/jnumed.114.145003


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@article{Heiss2014RadionuclideII, title={Radionuclide imaging in ischemic stroke.}, author={W W Heiss}, journal={Journal of nuclear medicine : official publication, Society of Nuclear Medicine}, year={2014}, volume={55 11}, pages={1831-41} }