MRI and MRA for evaluation of dissection of craniocerebral arteries: lessons from the medical literature.

Journal Article (Journal Article;Review)

MR imaging and MR angiography have become first-line imaging techniques in assessment of the patient with suspected dissection of the carotid and vertebral arteries. This review describes the advantages of these two techniques for diagnosis and describes diagnostic pitfalls.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Provenzale, JM

Published Date

  • May 2009

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 16 / 3

Start / End Page

  • 185 - 193

PubMed ID

  • 18830639

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1438-1435

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1007/s10140-008-0770-x


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States