Essentials of Clinical MR

Essentials of Clinical MR

By: Val M. Runge (editor), John N. Morelli (editor)Paperback

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Essentials of Clinical MR provides readers with the must-have background they need to read magnetic resonance images and make successful clinical diagnoses. Intuitively arranged by body region, this user-friendly manual explores the most commonly encountered diseases through concise case examples supplemented by clearly labeled MRI images. Using the case descriptions as starting points, each section thoroughly surveys a different anatomic area and provides tips on imaging techniques followed by an in-depth discussion of the image interpretation. Features Complete coverage of the diseases most frequently seen in the clinical practice of MRI Over 650 images clearly illustrate the MR appearance of each disease Highly relevant information on contrast media and contrast enhanced MRA This easily accessible guide is both the ideal introductory text for radiology residents, MR technologists, and medical students, as well as a practical daily reference for anyone involved in the interpretation of clinical MRIs. Residents will find it an invaluable companion when studying for exams. "I highly recommend it."--Radiologic Technology

About Author

John Sealy Distinguished Chair in Radiology; Professor and Chair; Department of Radiology; The University of Texas Medical Branch (UTMB); Galveston, TX, USA


Contents Section 1: Brain Chapter 1: Supratentorial Brain Neoplasms Chapter 2: Infratentorial Brain Neoplasms Chapter 3: Metastatic Brain Disease Chapter 4: Meningioma Chapter 5: Internal Auditory Canal Neoplasms Chapter 6: Pituitary Neoplasms Chapter 7: Diploic Space Lesions Chapter 8: Intraparenchymal Hemorrhage Chapter 9: Extra-Axial and Subarachnoid Hemorrhage Chapter 10: Arteriovascular Malformation Chapter 11: Other Vascular Malformations Chapter 12: Aneurysm Chapter 13: Ischemia and Infarction I Chapter 14: Ischemia and Infarction II Chapter 15: Periventricular Leukomalacia Chapter 16: Diffuse Axonal Injury Chapter 17: Degenerative Disorders Chapter 18: Multiple Sclerosis Chapter 19: Parenchymal Infections Chapter 20: Sinus Disease Chapter 21: Meningitis Chapter 22: Immune Compromise Chapter 23: Posterior Fossa Congenital Malformations Chapter 24: Arachnoid Cysts Chapter 25: Other Congenital Malformations Chapter 26: Inherited White Matter Disease Chapter 27: Neurofibromatosis and Von Hippel-Lindau Chapter 28: Tuberous Sclerosis and Sturge-Weber Section 2: Cervical Spine Chapter 29: Congenital Abnormalities Chapter 30: Trauma Chapter 31: Disk Herniations Chapter 32: Degenerative Disease Chapter 33: Rheumatoid and Postoperative Changes Chapter 34: Other Inflammatory/Infectious Disease Chapter 35: Metastatic Disease Chapter 36: Primary Neoplasms Section 3: Thoracic Spine Chapter 37: Disk Herniations Chapter 38: Compression Fractures Chapter 39: Primary Neoplastic Lesions Chapter 40: Vascular Abnormalities Section 4: Lumbar Spine Chapter 41: Congenital Disorders Chapter 42: Common Incidental Findings Chapter 43: Compression Fractures Chapter 44: Disk Herniations Chapter 45: Postoperative Lumbar Spine Chapter 46: Degenerative Disk Disease I Chapter 47: Degenerative Disk Disease II Chapter 48: Infections Chapter 49: Metastatic Disease Chapter 50: Disorders of Marrow Chapter 51: Primary Neoplasms Chapter 52: Leptomeningeal Carcinomatosis Section 5: Head and Neck Chapter 53: Common Incidental Findings Chapter 54: Neoplasia I Chapter 55: Neoplasia II Chapter 56: Infection Section 6: Thoracic Chapter 57: Cardiomyopathy Chapter 58: Ischemic Heart Disease Chapter 59: Valvular Heart Disease Chapter 60: Congenital Heart Disease Chapter 61: Thoracic Vasculature Chapter 62: Thoracic Neoplasia Section 7: Breast Chapter 63: Breast Neoplasia Chapter 64: Breast Implants Section 8: Abdomen and Pelvis Chapter 65: Benign Hepatic Masses Chapter 66: Malignant Hepatic Masses Chapter 67: Diffuse Hepatic Pathology Chapter 68: Biliary Disease Chapter 69: Adrenal Disease Chapter 70: Renal Masses Chapter 71: Pancreatic Disease Chapter 72: Pediatric Abdominal Disease Chapter 73: Urinary Bladder and Male Pelvis Chapter 74: Benign Lesions of the Female Pelvis Chapter 75: Uterine and Cervical Cancer Chapter 76: Ovarian Pathology Chapter 77: Meniscal Tears I Section 9: Musculoskeletal Chapter 78: Meniscal Tears II Chapter 79: Cruciate Ligaments Chapter 80: Collateral Ligaments (Knee) Chapter 81: Osteochondral Lesions (Knee) Chapter 82: Rotator Cuff Tears Chapter 83: Glenohumeral Instability I Chapter 84: Glenohumeral Instability II, Labrum Chapter 85: Avascular Necrosis of the Hip Chapter 86: Hip Fractures and Labral Disorders Chapter 87: Carpal Tunnel Disease and Wrist Fractures Chapter 88: Triangular Fibrocartilage Complex Tears Chapter 89: Fractures and Other Causes of Wrist Pain Chapter 90: Temporomandibular Joint Disease Chapter 91: Ligamentous/Tendinous Elbow Injuries Chapter 92: Tendinous Injuries of the Ankle and Foot Chapter 93: Ligamentous Injuries of the Ankle Chapter 94: Osseous/Cartilaginous Ankle Disorders Chapter 95: Musculoskeletal Neoplasias Chapter 96: Diseases of Marrow Section 10: MR Contrast Agents Chapter 97: Overview of MR Contrast Agents Chapter 98: Adverse Reactions Section 11: Magnetic Resonance Angiography Chapter 99: MRA Principles and Carotid MRA Chapter 100: Peripheral MRA Chapter 101: Renal Artery MRA Chapter 102: Other Vascular Diseases

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  • ISBN13: 9781604064063
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 264
  • ID: 9781604064063
  • weight: 426
  • ISBN10: 1604064064

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