Nuclear Magnetic Resonance and Early Diagnosis of Brain Pathology
A high level of grey-white matter contrast can be obtained with NMR, providing anatomical detail on a scale not available with other techniques.
Coronal and sagittal imaging are particularly useful in depicting areas of the brain.
The absence of bone artifacts is a major advantage over x-ray computerized tomography (CT).
Flow effects are well demonstrated using appropriate sequences.
NMR is sensitive to a variety of pathological changes within the brain.
KeywordsNuclear Magnetic Resonance Inversion Recovery Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Signal Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Imaging White Matter Disease
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