Diagnostic efficacy of apparent diffusion coefficient measurements in differentiation of malignant intra-axial brain tumors


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Eyüboğlu İ., Cakir I. M. , Aslan S., Sarı A.

TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES, vol.51, no.1, pp.256-267, 2021 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 51 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.3906/sag-2006-1
  • Journal Name: TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus, Academic Search Premier, CAB Abstracts, EMBASE, MEDLINE, Veterinary Science Database, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.256-267
  • Keywords: Brain tumors, magnetic resonance imaging, diffusion-weighted imaging, apparent diffusion coefficient, GLIOMAS, GLIOBLASTOMA, LYMPHOMAS, PERFUSION
  • Karadeniz Technical University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Background/aim: To evaluate diagnostic efficacy of the apparent diffusion coefficient measurements from tumor (ADC(t)) and tumor circumference hyperintensities (ADC(tch)) in different types of malignant intra-axial brain tumors.