Neuroimaging of Cavernous Malformations

Neuroimaging of Cavernous Malformations Curr Pain Headache Rep (2017) 21: 47 https://doi.org/10.1007/s11916-017-0649-1 IMAGING (L MECHTLER, SECTION EDITOR) 1 1 2 1 Maxim Mokin & Siviero Agazzi & Lowell Dawson & Christopher T. Primiani Published online: 13 October 2017 Springer Science+Business Media, LLC 2017 . . Abstract Keywords Cavernoma Cerebral cavernous malformation Purpose of Review Cerebral cavernous malformations Diffusion tensor imaging Quantitative susceptibility (CCMs) are common vascular abnormalities often discovered mapping Susceptibility-weighted imaging on imaging as an incidental finding. The most common clin- ical presentations of CCMs include seizure, headache, focal neurological deficits, and intracranial hemorrhage. This article Introduction discusses the most recent guidelines including imaging diag- nostic criteria and radiographic standards of CCMs and re- Cerebral cavernous malformations (CCMs), also known as views the utility of currently available imaging techniques. cavernous angioma, Recent Findings Gradient echo T2*-weighted imaging and hemangioma, or cavernoma, are common vascular abnor- susceptibility-weighted imaging are the recommended imag- malities typically found in the supratentorial region of the ing protocols for evaluation of suspected CCMs. Diffusion brain with an estimated prevalence of 0.4% to 0.8% [1, 2]. tensor imaging-based tractography provides visualization of CCMs account for 5–13% of all the intracranial vascular the eloquent white matter tracks in the brain. http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png Current Pain and Headache Reports Springer Journals

Loading next page...
 
/lp/springer_journal/neuroimaging-of-cavernous-malformations-Uu6gueWx0g
Publisher
Springer Journals
Copyright
Copyright © 2017 by Springer Science+Business Media, LLC
Subject
Medicine & Public Health; Pain Medicine; Internal Medicine
ISSN
1531-3433
eISSN
1534-3081
D.O.I.
10.1007/s11916-017-0649-1
Publisher site
See Article on Publisher Site

Abstract

Curr Pain Headache Rep (2017) 21: 47 https://doi.org/10.1007/s11916-017-0649-1 IMAGING (L MECHTLER, SECTION EDITOR) 1 1 2 1 Maxim Mokin & Siviero Agazzi & Lowell Dawson & Christopher T. Primiani Published online: 13 October 2017 Springer Science+Business Media, LLC 2017 . . Abstract Keywords Cavernoma Cerebral cavernous malformation Purpose of Review Cerebral cavernous malformations Diffusion tensor imaging Quantitative susceptibility (CCMs) are common vascular abnormalities often discovered mapping Susceptibility-weighted imaging on imaging as an incidental finding. The most common clin- ical presentations of CCMs include seizure, headache, focal neurological deficits, and intracranial hemorrhage. This article Introduction discusses the most recent guidelines including imaging diag- nostic criteria and radiographic standards of CCMs and re- Cerebral cavernous malformations (CCMs), also known as views the utility of currently available imaging techniques. cavernous angioma, Recent Findings Gradient echo T2*-weighted imaging and hemangioma, or cavernoma, are common vascular abnor- susceptibility-weighted imaging are the recommended imag- malities typically found in the supratentorial region of the ing protocols for evaluation of suspected CCMs. Diffusion brain with an estimated prevalence of 0.4% to 0.8% [1, 2]. tensor imaging-based tractography provides visualization of CCMs account for 5–13% of all the intracranial vascular the eloquent white matter tracks in the brain.

Journal

Current Pain and Headache ReportsSpringer Journals

Published: Oct 13, 2017

There are no references for this article.

You’re reading a free preview. Subscribe to read the entire article.


DeepDyve is your
personal research library

It’s your single place to instantly
discover and read the research
that matters to you.

Enjoy affordable access to
over 18 million articles from more than
15,000 peer-reviewed journals.

All for just $49/month

Explore the DeepDyve Library

Search

Query the DeepDyve database, plus search all of PubMed and Google Scholar seamlessly

Organize

Save any article or search result from DeepDyve, PubMed, and Google Scholar... all in one place.

Access

Get unlimited, online access to over 18 million full-text articles from more than 15,000 scientific journals.

Your journals are on DeepDyve

Read from thousands of the leading scholarly journals from SpringerNature, Elsevier, Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford University Press and more.

All the latest content is available, no embargo periods.

See the journals in your area

DeepDyve

Freelancer

DeepDyve

Pro

Price

FREE

$49/month
$360/year

Save searches from
Google Scholar,
PubMed

Create lists to
organize your research

Export lists, citations

Read DeepDyve articles

Abstract access only

Unlimited access to over
18 million full-text articles

Print

20 pages / month

PDF Discount

20% off