TITLE

Gradient echo magnetic resonance imaging correlates with clinical measures and allows visualization of veins within multiple sclerosis lesions

AUTHOR(S)
Luo, Jie; Yablonskiy, Dmitriy A; Hildebolt, Charles F; Lancia, Samantha; Cross, Anne H
PUB. DATE
March 2014
SOURCE
Multiple Sclerosis Journal;Mar2014, Vol. 20 Issue 3, p349
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents a study which explores the use of gradient echo magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) for quantifying the severity of multiple sclerosis (MS) white matter lesions. gradient echo MRI was specifically used to correlate the disability, differentiate clinical MS subtypes, and determine prevalence of veins co-localized with lesions. An overview of the methods of the study is given, along with a discussion of its results and conclusions.
ACCESSION #
94744209

 

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