Complete Evaluation of Dementia: PET and MRI Correlation and Diagnosis for the Neuroradiologist.

Journal Article (Journal Article;Review)

This article will familiarize neuroradiologists with the pathophysiology, clinical findings, and standard MR imaging and PET imaging features of multiple forms of dementia as well as new emerging techniques. Cases were compiled from multiple institutions with the goal of improved diagnostic accuracy and improved patient care as well as information about biomarkers on the horizon. Dementia topics addressed include the following: Alzheimer disease, frontotemporal dementia, cerebral amyloid angiopathy, Lewy body dementia, Parkinson disease and Parkinson disease variants, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, multisystem atrophy, Huntington disease vascular dementia, and Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Oldan, JD; Jewells, VL; Pieper, B; Wong, TZ

Published Date

  • June 2021

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 42 / 6

Start / End Page

  • 998 - 1007

PubMed ID

  • 33926896

Pubmed Central ID

  • PMC8191669

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1936-959X

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.3174/ajnr.A7079


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States