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Title: Magnetic resonance imaging of central nervous system haemorrhage.
Authors: Silberstein, M;Hennessy, O F
Affiliation: University of Melbourne Department of Radiology Austin Hospital, Vic., Australia.
Issue Date: 1-May-1993
Citation: Australasian Radiology; 37(2): 161-5
Abstract: The variable magnetic resonance imaging appearances of central nervous system haemorrhage, both intra- and extra-axial, are described. These will vary with the type of image contrast (T1 or T2 weighting), the nature of the imaging sequence (spin-echo or gradient-echo) and the time from onset of haemorrhage. Magnetic resonance imaging is a useful technique for imaging haemorrhage in the central nervous system as it yields temporal information about haematoma development, and it is the only non-invasive means of imaging intraspinal haemorrhage. It is, however, limited in the imaging of haematomas within 24 h of onset and in subarachnoid haemorrhage where computed tomography is the investigation of choice.
Internal ID Number: 8512505
URI: http://ahro.austin.org.au/austinjspui/handle/1/13394
URL: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/8512505
Type: Journal Article
Subjects: Central Nervous System Diseases.diagnosis
Cerebral Hemorrhage.diagnosis
Hemorrhage.diagnosis
Humans
Magnetic Resonance Imaging
Spinal Cord.blood supply
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