MR Proton Spectroscopy in Vivo: Applicazioni nello studio del Sistema Nervoso Centrale

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    2014

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    Calabrese, P. Santino, S. Lipari, D. Origgi,F. Triulzi, G. Scotti

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    MR Proton Spectroscopy in Vivo: Applicazioni nello studio del Sistema Nervoso Centrale

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    Neuroradiologia

    Volume 7 issue 1

    Page Range: 839-858

    Lo scopo di questo lavoro è quello di valutare la spettroscopia, quale tecnica di indagine neuroradiologica, prendendone in esame i vari aspetti. Per fare ciò vengono illustrate dapprima le basi fisiche, quindi quelle tecniche per poi passare alle basi neurobiologiche. Nella seconda parte dell’articolo si esaminano le applicazioni cliniche facendo in particolare riferimento alla propria esperienza diretta. Le patologie considerate sono quella tumorale, la demielinizzante, l’epilessia e le malattie infettive. Dall’analisi di questi dati, congiuntamente alle esperienze riportate in letteratura si tenta di giungere alla definizione delle potenzialità e dell’effettivo ruolo di questa tecnica in ambito clinico.

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