Gadolinium-enhanced MR cisternography to evaluate dural leaks in intracranial hypotension syndrome


Albayram S., Kilic F., Özer H. T., Baghaki S., Kocer N., Islak C.

AMERICAN JOURNAL OF NEURORADIOLOGY, vol.29, no.1, pp.116-121, 2008 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 29 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2008
  • Doi Number: 10.3174/ajnr.a0746
  • Journal Name: AMERICAN JOURNAL OF NEURORADIOLOGY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.116-121
  • Istanbul University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE: We evaluated the use of MR cisternography after intrathecal administration of gadopentetate dimeglumine to detect the presence and localization of CSF leaks in 19 patients diagnosed with spontaneous intracranial hypotension syndrome according to the criteria of International Headache Society.