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Magnetic resonance imaging of metabolic diseases of the cerebral white matter

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Schroth, Gerhard
Published in Topics in Magnetic Resonance Imaging. 2009, vol. 20, no. 6, p. 333-41
Abstract Metabolic diseases of the brain are a rare occurrence. They may be either occurring as inherited diseases causing a destruction of myelin, or they may be the result of toxicity. Neuroimaging, especially magnetic resonance imaging, plays an important role in the detection and classification of these rare diseases. Magnetic resonance spectroscopy is an important tool in the characterization and diagnosis of inherited metabolic diseases.
Keywords Brain Diseases, Metabolic/diagnosis/radiographyCerebrum/pathologyHereditary Central Nervous System Demyelinating Diseases/diagnosis/pathologyHumansLeukoencephalopathies/diagnosisMagnetic Resonance Imaging
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PMID: 21187726
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Research groups Radiologie neuro-diagnostique et neuro-interventionnelle en pédiatrie (842)
Ischémie cérébrale et connectivité (801)
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VARGAS GOMEZ, Maria Isabel et al. Magnetic resonance imaging of metabolic diseases of the cerebral white matter. In: Topics in Magnetic Resonance Imaging, 2009, vol. 20, n° 6, p. 333-41. https://archive-ouverte.unige.ch/unige:40767

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