Muscle Imaging in Health and Disease

  • James L. Fleckenstein
  • John V. CruesIII
  • Carl D. Reimers

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xviii
  2. Radiology Techniques

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Geoffrey D. Clarke, Frederick J. Bonte, James L. Fleckenstein
      Pages 3-12
    3. Carl D. Reimers, Herbert Kellner
      Pages 13-20
    4. Jukka Tanttu, Raimo E. Sepponen
      Pages 21-34
  3. Human Muscular Anatomy

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 35-39
    2. James L. Fleckenstein
      Pages 41-62
    3. James L. Fleckenstein
      Pages 63-87
    4. James L. Fleckenstein
      Pages 89-109
  4. Muscle Physiology and Pathophysiology

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 111-111
    2. Frank G. Shellock, Lesia L. Tyson, James L. Fleckenstein
      Pages 113-132
    3. Ponnada A. Narayana, Edward F. Jackson, Ian J. Butler
      Pages 133-147
    4. Loren A. Bertocci
      Pages 149-160
    5. Kevin McCully, Krista Vandenborne, Glenn Walter, William Bank
      Pages 161-165
  5. Neuromuscular Disease

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 167-167
    2. Carl D. Reimers, Dieter E. Pongratz
      Pages 169-182
    3. Carl D. Reimers, Petra Fischer, Dieter E. Pongratz
      Pages 183-191
    4. Asma Q. Fischer, Elwood Longenecker
      Pages 193-201
    5. Berthold C. G. Schalke, Erich Hofmann, Karlheinz Reiners, Werner Kaiser
      Pages 203-213
    6. Berthold C. G. Schalke, Erich Hofmann, Werner Kaiser
      Pages 215-218
    7. Marianne de Visser, Berthold C. G. Schalke, Carl D. Reimers
      Pages 219-236
    8. Carl D. Reimers, Thomas J. Vogl
      Pages 237-243
    9. Antti Lamminen, Helena Pihko
      Pages 245-252
    10. James L. Fleckenstein, Carl D. Reimers, Ronald G. Haller
      Pages 253-267
    11. Pierre Kaminsky, Paul M. Walker
      Pages 269-281
    12. Carl D. Reimers, Thomas J. Vogl
      Pages 283-293
    13. James L. Fleckenstein, David P. Chason
      Pages 295-304
    14. Luc S. DeClerck, R. Ceulemans, A. M. De Schepper, W. J. Stevens
      Pages 305-309
    15. John Heckmatt
      Pages 311-317
  6. Orthopaedic Muscle Disorders

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 319-319
    2. Russell C. Fritz, John V. Crues III
      Pages 321-341
    3. Antti Lamminen
      Pages 343-348
    4. Matthias Nägele, Michaela Hamann, Walter F. Koch
      Pages 349-357
    5. Marga B. Rominger, Christian J. Lukosch
      Pages 359-366
    6. Marybeth Ezaki
      Pages 367-374
    7. James L. Fleckenstein, David P. Chason, Robert W. Parkey, John L. Hunt, Gary F. Purdue, Dennis K. Burns
      Pages 375-383
    8. Paul T. Weatherall, Gerhard E. Maale
      Pages 385-412
    9. Barry D. Fletcher, Soheil L. Hanna
      Pages 413-423
    10. Michael T. McNamara, Alina Greco
      Pages 425-449
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 451-461

About this book


A comprehensive text-reference of imaging skeletal muscle. This book is distinguished by its presentation of all available modalities: x-ray, CT ultrasound, and MRI. This is an area of vital importance to neurologists and orthopaedists as well as radiologists.


Skeletal Muscle X-ray classification computed tomography (CT) diagnostic imaging imaging techniques magnetic resonance magnetic resonance imaging magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) radiation radiation therapy radiology ultrasound

Editors and affiliations

  • James L. Fleckenstein
    • 1
  • John V. CruesIII
    • 2
  • Carl D. Reimers
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of RadiologyUniversity of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at DallasDallasUSA
  2. 2.RadNet, IncLos AngelesUSA
  3. 3.Abteilung für Klinische NeurophysiologieUniversität GöttingenGöttingenGermany

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