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MR neurography of neuromas related to nerve injury and entrapment with surgical correlation.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  20133388     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
MR imaging of peripheral nerves has been described in relation to abnormalities such as nerve injury, entrapment, and neoplasm. Neuroma formation is a known response to peripheral nerve injury, and here we correlate the MRN appearance of postinjury neuroma formation with intraoperative findings. We also present the MR imaging features of surgical treatment with a synthetic nerve tube and nerve wrap on postoperative follow-up imaging.
A Chhabra; E H Williams; K C Wang; A L Dellon; J A Carrino
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article; Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't; Review     Date:  2010-02-04
Journal Detail:
Title:  AJNR. American journal of neuroradiology     Volume:  31     ISSN:  1936-959X     ISO Abbreviation:  AJNR Am J Neuroradiol     Publication Date:  2010 Sep 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2010-09-13     Completed Date:  2011-01-04     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8003708     Medline TA:  AJNR Am J Neuroradiol     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  1363-8     Citation Subset:  IM    
Russell H. Morgan Department of Radiology and Radiological Science, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD, USA.
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MeSH Terms
Magnetic Resonance Imaging*
Nerve Compression Syndromes / pathology,  surgery
Neuroma / pathology*,  surgery*
Peripheral Nerves / injuries,  pathology,  surgery
Peripheral Nervous System Neoplasms / pathology*,  surgery*

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