Single voxel proton MR spectroscopy findings of typical and atypical intracranial meningiomas


Demir M. K., Iplikcioglu A. C., Dincer A., Arslan M., Sav A.

EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF RADIOLOGY, vol.60, no.1, pp.48-55, 2006 (SCI-Expanded) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 60 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2006
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.ejrad.2006.06.002
  • Journal Name: EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF RADIOLOGY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.48-55
  • Keywords: meningiomas, magnetic resonance imaging, magnetic resonance spectroscopy, brain, adults, MAGNETIC-RESONANCE SPECTROSCOPY, HUMAN BRAIN-TUMORS, MALIGNANT MENINGIOMAS, CONSISTENCY, DIAGNOSIS, PATTERNS
  • Acibadem Mehmet Ali Aydinlar University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Purpose: To prospectively define proton magnetic resonance spectroscopy (MRS) findings of meningiomas, and describe the ability or inability of short- and long-echo MRS to differentiate typical and atypical meningiomas in vivo.