Whole-body magnetic resonance imaging: an essential tool for diagnosis and work up of non-oncological systemic diseases in children.

@article{Korchi2014WholebodyMR,
  title={Whole-body magnetic resonance imaging: an essential tool for diagnosis and work up of non-oncological systemic diseases in children.},
  author={Amine Mohamed Korchi and Sylviane Hanquinet and Mehrak Anooshiravani and Laura Merlini},
  journal={Minerva pediatrica},
  year={2014},
  volume={66 3},
  pages={
          169-76
        }
}
AIM Whole-body MRI (WBMRI) is a non-irradiating imaging technique, suitable to investigate the extent of multisystemic diseases in pediatric patients. However its real impact on diagnosis and management of non-oncological pediatric diseases remains unclear. We present our experience of pediatric WBMRI in various pathologies. METHODS We retrospectively reviewed medical files of all non- oncologic patients who underwent WBMRI from January 2008 to November 2012. The MRI protocol included T1… CONTINUE READING
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