Utility of arterial spin labelling MRI for discriminating atypical high-grade glioma from primary central nervous system lymphoma.

  title={Utility of arterial spin labelling MRI for discriminating atypical high-grade glioma from primary central nervous system lymphoma.},
  author={Ningning Di and Wenna Cheng and Hongyue Chen and F Zhai and Yufang Liu and X Mu and Z Chu and Na Lu and X Liu and B Wang},
  journal={Clinical radiology},
  volume={74 2},
AIM To evaluate the ability of arterial spin labelling (ASL) magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) in differentiating primary central nervous system lymphoma (PCNSL) from atypical high-grade glioma (HGG), as well as exploring the underlying pathological mechanisms. METHODS AND MATERIALS Twenty-three patients with PCNSL and 17 patients with atypical HGG who underwent ASL-MRI were identified retrospectively. Absolute cerebral blood flow (aCBF) and normalised cerebral blood flow (nCBF) values were… 
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