Multislice and multipixel analysis of dynamic susceptibility contrast enhanced MR perfusion imaging of isolated pituitary dwarfism

Chao Ying Wang, Ming Chung Chou, Hwa Shan Liou, Chun Jun Juan, Hsiao Wen Chung, Cheng Yu Chen

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Abstract

To investigate the changes in the pituitary microcirculation in dwarfism patients, we performed dynamic MR imaging to measure the delayed contrast enhancement in patients. The perfusion deficiency was also evaluated spatially to correlate with the growth hormone deficiency.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)2642-2644
Number of pages3
JournalIFMBE Proceedings
Volume14
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 2007
Externally publishedYes

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Keywords

  • Isolated dwarfism
  • Perfusion
  • Pituitary gland

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biomedical Engineering
  • Bioengineering

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