TITLE

Detection of coronary artery lesions and myocardial necrosis by magnetic resonance in systemic necrotizing vasculitides

PUB. DATE
December 2009
SOURCE
International Journal of Advances in Rheumatology;2009, Vol. 7 Issue 4, p128
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The present investigators describe the results of magnetic resonance angiography and contrast-enhanced magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) in vasculitis patients asymptomatic for cardiovascular disease. The results indicate that coronary artery abnormalities are frequently identified by magnetic resonance imaging in patients with systemic necrotizing vasculitis.
ACCESSION #
48381923

 

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