Quantitative susceptibility mapping in patients with systemic lupus erythematosus: detection of abnormalities in normal-appearing basal ganglia Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Basal Ganglia
  • Brain Mapping
  • Lupus Vasculitis, Central Nervous System
  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging

abstract

  • • QSM values in the putamen are significantly higher in NPSLE than non-NPSLE. • NPSLE patients show correlation between QSM values in the putamen and disease duration. • QSM is more sensitive than R2* mapping for detecting subtle changes.

publication date

  • April 2016

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1007/s00330-015-3929-3

PubMed ID

  • 26228900

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1056

end page

  • 63

volume

  • 26

number

  • 4