Whole-brain T1-relaxation time measurements in multiple sclerosis

  title={Whole-brain T1-relaxation time measurements in multiple sclerosis},
  author={Frederik Barkhof},
  journal={Journal of Neurology},
Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) is widely applied to ascertain the diagnosis in patients suspected of multiple sclerosis (MS). Its diagnostic sensitivity reflects the ability to identify clinically silent lesions, which, when studied sequentially, display a dynamic pattern of waxing and waning. These new silent lesions can be used to monitor treatment… CONTINUE READING