A comparative study of subcalosal striation and Dawson fingers in Magnetic Resonance Imaging of multiple sclerosis patients

Farshchiyan, Nazanin and Mandana, Motameni and Afsaholmotakalemin, Ali asghar (2017) A comparative study of subcalosal striation and Dawson fingers in Magnetic Resonance Imaging of multiple sclerosis patients. medical journal of mashhad university of medical sciences, 60 (1). pp. 369-375.

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Abstract

Introduction: Multiple sclerosis is the most common chronic neurological disorders, disabling young and active people in society and is determined by frequency and unpredictability of recurrence and improvement over time, MRI is the modality of choice in patients with suspected multiple sclerosis. The aim of this study was comparison of subcalosal striation and Dawson fingers in MRI of multiple sclerosis patients. Subjects &amp; Methods: This study was cross-sectional, 61 patients with MS who referred to radiology department of Imam Reza Hospital were tested with brain MRI. Signs of subcalosal striation and Dawson fingers in MRI Were assessed. The software of SPSS 21 was used for statistical analysis. Results: The prevalences of subcalosal striation and fingers Dawson in MS patients are significantly different, respectively 100 and 91.8 (P<0.05). The prevalences of subcalosal striation and fingers Dawson in MS patients older than 35 years are significantly different, respectively 100 and 88 (P<0.05). The prevalences of subcalosal striation and fingers Dawson in Female MS patients are significantly different, respectively 100 and 89.3 (P<0.05). Conclusion: subcalosal striation as a criterium in the radiological diagnosis of MS can be helpful in making more accurate diagnosis of MS.

Item Type: Article
Subjects: WA Public Health
Divisions: Journals > Medical J Mashhad University of Medical Sciences
Depositing User: mjmums mjmums
Date Deposited: 26 Nov 2017 17:44
Last Modified: 26 Nov 2017 17:44
URI: http://eprints.mums.ac.ir/id/eprint/8625

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