In Vivo Brain Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) and Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy (MRS) in Hepatic Encephalopathy

  • R. A. F. M. Chamuleau
  • B. A. P. M. Vogels
  • D. K. Bosman
  • W. M. M. J. Bovée
Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB, volume 368)

Abstract

Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) and spectroscopy (MRS) of the living brain have recently been applied during the clinical picture of hepatic encephalopathy (HE) both in patients and experimental animals.

Keywords

Lactate Glutamine Choline Creatine Inositol 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • R. A. F. M. Chamuleau
    • 1
  • B. A. P. M. Vogels
    • 1
  • D. K. Bosman
    • 1
  • W. M. M. J. Bovée
    • 1
  1. 1.Dept. of Experimental Internal Medicine, G2-130Academic Medical CentreAmsterdamThe Netherlands

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