Structural and neurochemical evaluation of the brain and pons in patients with Wilson's disease


Algin O., Taskapilioglu O., HAKYEMEZ B., OCAKOĞLU G., Yurtogullari S., Erer S., ...More

JAPANESE JOURNAL OF RADIOLOGY, vol.28, no.9, pp.663-671, 2010 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 28 Issue: 9
  • Publication Date: 2010
  • Doi Number: 10.1007/s11604-010-0491-4
  • Journal Name: JAPANESE JOURNAL OF RADIOLOGY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.663-671
  • Bursa Uludag University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

The aim of this study was to examine the structural-neurochemical abnormalities of the frontal white matter (FWM), deep gray matter nuclei, and pons in patients with Wilson's disease (WD) using proton magnetic resonance spectroscopy (MRS) and diffusion-weighted imaging (DWI).