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Thakkar, Rashmi S; Del Grande, Filippo; Thawait, Gaurav K; Andreisek, Gustav; Carrino, John A; Chhabra, Avneesh (2012). Spectrum of high-resolution MRI findings in diabetic neuropathy. American Journal of Roentgenology, 199(2):407-412.

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OBJECTIVE: Diabetes is the most common cause of neuropathy. Focal diabetic neuropathy, although less common than entrapment neuropathy, clinically mimics entrapment neuropathy. This article depicts the spectrum of MR abnormalities in diabetic subjects- from abnormal T2 hyperintensity and fascicular enlargement in the acute and subacute stages to atrophic-appearing fascicles with intraepineurial fat deposition in the chronic stage-on high-resolution high-field (3-T) MRI. CONCLUSION: A spectrum of imaging abnormalities is observed in diabetic neuropathy. It is important for radiologists to understand the pathophysiology and recognize high-resolution MR appearances of these lesions and of related entities in the differential diagnosis for appropriate diagnosis and patient treatment.


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Item Type:Journal Article, refereed, original work
Communities & Collections:04 Faculty of Medicine > University Hospital Zurich > Clinic for Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology
Dewey Decimal Classification:610 Medicine & health
Deposited On:04 Sep 2012 12:45
Last Modified:05 Apr 2016 15:57
Publisher:American Roentgen Ray Society
Publisher DOI:10.2214/AJR.11.7893
PubMed ID:22826404

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