Phase-contrast MRI and 3D-CISS versus contrast-enhanced MR cisternography for the detection of spontaneous third ventriculostomy


Algin O., Hakyemez B., Parlak M.

JOURNAL OF NEURORADIOLOGY, vol.38, no.2, pp.98-104, 2011 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 38 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2011
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.neurad.2010.03.006
  • Journal Name: JOURNAL OF NEURORADIOLOGY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.98-104
  • Keywords: Hydrocephalus, Magnetic resonance imaging, MR cisternography, PC cine MR, Spontaneous third ventriculostomy, OBSTRUCTIVE-HYDROCEPHALUS, DIMEGLUMINE, CYSTS

Abstract

Purpose. -To compare the diagnostic efficacies of phase-contrast MRI (PC-MRI) and three-dimensional constructive interference in steady-state (3D-CISS) sequence for the detection of spontaneous third ventriculostomy (STV) on the basis of contrast-enhanced MR cisternography (MRC).