Magnetic resonance imaging during management of patients with transfusion-dependent thalassemia: a single-center experience.


Karakas Z. , Yilmaz Y., Bayramoglu Z. , Karaman S. , Aydogdu S., Karagenc A. O. , ...More

La Radiologia medica, vol.123, no.8, pp.572-576, 2018 (Journal Indexed in SCI Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 123 Issue: 8
  • Publication Date: 2018
  • Doi Number: 10.1007/s11547-018-0889-0
  • Title of Journal : La Radiologia medica
  • Page Numbers: pp.572-576
  • Keywords: Thalassemia, Cardiovascular magnetic resonance, Hepatic magnetic resonance, Chelation therapy, IRON OVERLOAD, DEFERASIROX, DEFERIPRONE, IMPROVEMENT, T2(STAR), MRI

Abstract

Cardiac and hepatic magnetic resonance imaging evaluation during treatment can tailor physicians' chelation therapy titrations.