MAGNETIC RESONANCE IMAGING

Intracranial Neoplasms

Aug 20, 2019 by in MAGNETIC RESONANCE IMAGING Comments Off on Intracranial Neoplasms

Introduction Based on data collected from several central cancer registries during the years 2007-2011, the Central Brain Tumor Registry of the United States (CBTRUS) estimates that 67,900 new cases of…

read more

Meningeal Processes

Aug 20, 2019 by in MAGNETIC RESONANCE IMAGING Comments Off on Meningeal Processes

Anatomy and Embryology Meninges The meninges, which form the coverings of the brain and spinal cord, develop from the meninx primitiva. The neural tube is surrounded by this dense cellular…

read more

Temporal Bone

Aug 20, 2019 by in MAGNETIC RESONANCE IMAGING Comments Off on Temporal Bone

Embryology and Development of Temporal Bone The ear consists of three major components, the external, middle, and internal ear. Embryologically the ear has a dual development with development of the…

read more

Larynx

Aug 20, 2019 by in MAGNETIC RESONANCE IMAGING Comments Off on Larynx

Imaging of the larynx is a challenge. Motion is a constant problem because breathing and swallowing are very difficult to control, particularly in patients with lesions that impinge on the…

read more

Pharynx

Aug 20, 2019 by in MAGNETIC RESONANCE IMAGING Comments Off on Pharynx

Introduction The pharynx is a fibromuscular tube situated directly anterior to the vertebral column. It extends from the skull base to the lower border of the cricoid cartilage. It comprises…

read more

Degenerative Disease

Aug 20, 2019 by in MAGNETIC RESONANCE IMAGING Comments Off on Degenerative Disease

Introduction Acute and chronic low back pain is a ubiquitous complaint encountered by primary care physicians throughout the United States, accounting for the second most common symptomatic reason for office…

read more

Paranasal Sinuses

Aug 20, 2019 by in MAGNETIC RESONANCE IMAGING Comments Off on Paranasal Sinuses

Imaging Options and Protocols Computed tomography (CT) and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) are the primary imaging modalities for assessment of the paranasal sinuses. Both these imaging techniques are far superior…

read more

Normal Anatomy

Aug 20, 2019 by in MAGNETIC RESONANCE IMAGING Comments Off on Normal Anatomy

Anatomy of the Brain The advent of high-resolution computed tomography (CT) and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scanners has allowed the fine anatomic structure to be seen in detail. In this…

read more
Premium Wordpress Themes by UFO Themes