Pediatric Radiology

, Volume 41, Issue 5, pp 658–662

MR findings of primary bone lymphoma in a 15-year-old girl: emphasis on diffusion-weighted imaging

  • Kevin M. Garrett
  • Hee Kyung Kim
  • Jerzy Stanek
  • Kathleen H. Emery
Case Report

DOI: 10.1007/s00247-010-1893-2

Cite this article as:
Garrett, K.M., Kim, H.K., Stanek, J. et al. Pediatr Radiol (2011) 41: 658. doi:10.1007/s00247-010-1893-2

Abstract

We report a case of primary bone lymphoma (PBL) in a 15-year-old girl assessed by MR imaging with diffusion-weighted imaging (DWI). DWI has been shown to help characterize the cellularity of solid tumors and this case correlates well with previous data.

Keywords

MRI Lymphoma Diffusion weighted image 

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© Springer-Verlag 2010

Authors and Affiliations

  • Kevin M. Garrett
    • 1
  • Hee Kyung Kim
    • 1
  • Jerzy Stanek
    • 2
  • Kathleen H. Emery
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of RadiologyCincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical CenterCincinnatiUSA
  2. 2.Department of PathologyCincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical CenterCincinnatiUSA