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Do acute diffusion- and perfusion-weighted MRI lesions identify final infarct volume in ischemic stroke?

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)98-104
Number of pages7
JournalStroke; a journal of cerebral circulation
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 2006


An acute mismatch on diffusion-weighted MRI (DWI) and perfusion-weighted MRI (PWI) may represent the "tissue-at-risk." It is unclear which "semiquantitative" perfusion parameter most closely identifies final infarct volume.

    Research areas

  • Adult, Aged, Aged, 80 and over, Cerebrovascular Circulation, Diffusion, Diffusion Magnetic Resonance Imaging, Female, Humans, Image Processing, Computer-Assisted, Ischemia, Magnetic Resonance Imaging, Male, Middle Aged, Models, Statistical, Perfusion, Prospective Studies, Stroke, Time Factors

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