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Title: [Computed tomography and magnetic resonance imaging in anomalies of neuronal migration]
Authors: Wilms, Guy ×
Marchal, Guy
Decrop, E
Van Hecke, Paul
Baert, A L
Casaer, Paul #
Issue Date: Jan-1989
Series Title: Journal de radiologie vol:70 issue:1 pages:1-6
Abstract: This is a report of the CAT-scan and MRI characteristics in 14 patients with anomalies of neuronal migration. There were 3 cases of heterotopia of the gray matter, 2 cases of agyria, 3 cases of pachygyria, 2 cases of schizencephaly and 4 cases of hemimegalencephaly. The primary advantages of MRI in comparison with CAT-scanning, are better contrast between the white and gray matter; better delineation of the cerebral cortex and the possibility of direct mutiplanar imaging. NMRI will become the investigation of choice in children with epilepsy or psychomotor retardation.
ISSN: 0221-0363
Publication status: published
KU Leuven publication type: IT
Appears in Collections:Radiology
Section Child - Miscellaneous (-)
Translational MRI (+)
× corresponding author
# (joint) last author

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