Quantitative susceptibility mapping of the thalamus: Relationships with thalamic volume, total gray matter volume, and t2 lesion burden Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Imaging, Three-Dimensional
  • Iron
  • Parkinson Disease
  • Substantia Nigra

abstract

  • Iron levels in the thalami are associated with T2 lesion burden and the presence of enhancing lesions, but not with thalamic or gray matter volumes, suggesting that iron accumulation is associated with white matter inflammation rather than gray matter neurodegeneration.

publication date

  • March 2018

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.3174/ajnr.A5537

PubMed ID

  • 29371258

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 467

end page

  • 472

volume

  • 39

number

  • 3