MR differential diagnosis of normal-pressure hydrocephalus and alzheimer disease: Significance of perihippocampal fissures Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Alzheimer Disease
  • Hippocampus
  • Hydrocephalus, Normal Pressure
  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging

abstract

  • The degree of dilatation of PHFs appears to be a sensitive and specific marker for differentiating AD from NPH by both subjective and objective means, with a very small overlap between the two groups. This observation may have relevance in day-to-day practice.

publication date

  • May 1998

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed ID

  • 9613493

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 813

end page

  • 9

volume

  • 19

number

  • 5