Hyperintensity of cerebral white matter on MRI

Known as: White matter hyperintensities, White matter hyperintensity 
A brighter than expected signal on magnetic resonance imaging emanating from the cerebral white matter. [PMID:15576652]
National Institutes of Health

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2016
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2016
BACKGROUND Aortic stiffness is associated with cardiovascular and cerebrovascular events and cognitive decline. This mini-review… (More)
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2010
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2010
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE Enlarged perivascular spaces in the brain are common but generally overlooked and of uncertain… (More)
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2008
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2008
BACKGROUND White matter hyperintensity (WMH) change on brain MRI is observed with increased frequency in the elderly and has been… (More)
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2008
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2008
White matter hyperintensities (WMH) are frequently seen on T(2)-weighted MRI scans of elderly subjects with and without Alzheimer… (More)
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2006
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2006
BACKGROUND Microvascular brain injury, typically measured by extent of white matter hyperintensity (WMH) on MRI, is an important… (More)
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2005
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2005
BACKGROUND The prevalence of white matter hyperintensities (WMHs) detected on cerebral MRI is associated with hypertension, but… (More)
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2004
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2004
We report the topography of brain white matter hyperintensities (WMHs) on T2-weighted fluid attenuated inversion recovery (FLAIR… (More)
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2001
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2001
OBJECTIVES The authors previously reported cross-sectional data suggesting a relationship between cerebral white matter… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE White matter hyperintensities (WMHs), as detected by MRI, are common among the elderly and are frequently… (More)
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1995
Highly Cited
1995
OBJECTIVE To assess the association of MRI white matter hyperintensities (WMHI) with cognitive performance, cerebral structure… (More)
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