Diagnostic values of edema-sensitive T2-weighted imaging, TSE T1-weighted early contrast-enhanced imaging, late gadolinium enhancement, and the Lake Louise criteria in assessing acute myocarditis: A single-center cardiac magnetic resonance study

Alis D. C., Guler A., Asmakutlu O., Uygur B., Ordekci S.

TURK KARDIYOLOJI DERNEGI ARSIVI-ARCHIVES OF THE TURKISH SOCIETY OF CARDIOLOGY, vol.48, no.3, pp.246-254, 2020 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier


Objective: The aim of this study was to evaluate the diagnostic accuracy of the Lake Louise consensus criteria using cardiac magnetic resonance (CMR) imaging assessment of edema, hyperemia, and late gadolinium enhancement (LGE) in the diagnostic determination of acute myocarditis.