Journal of Neuro-Oncology

, Volume 79, Issue 2, pp 217–218

Limitations of diffusion-weighted imaging in distinguishing between a brain tumor and a central nervous system histoplasmoma

  • Justin S. Smith
  • Alfredo Quiñones-Hinojosa
  • Joanna J. Phillips
  • Andrew W. Bollen
  • Michael W. McDermott
  • Soonmee Cha
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DOI: 10.1007/s11060-005-9007-y

Cite this article as:
Smith, J.S., Quiñones-Hinojosa, A., Phillips, J.J. et al. J Neurooncol (2006) 79: 217. doi:10.1007/s11060-005-9007-y

Keywords

ADCapparent diffusion coefficientdiffusion-weighted imagingDWIhistoplasmomahistoplasmosisMRIring-enhancing massmetastasis

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© Springer 2005

Authors and Affiliations

  • Justin S. Smith
    • 1
  • Alfredo Quiñones-Hinojosa
    • 1
  • Joanna J. Phillips
    • 2
  • Andrew W. Bollen
    • 2
  • Michael W. McDermott
    • 1
  • Soonmee Cha
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of Neurological Surgery, Brain Tumor Research CenterSchool of Medicine, University of California, San FranciscoSan FranciscoUSA
  2. 2.Department of PathologySchool of Medicine, University of California, San FranciscoSan FranciscoUSA
  3. 3.Department of RadiologySchool of Medicine, University of California, San FranciscoSan FranciscoUSA