Contribution of diffusion-weighted MR imaging in follow-up of inflammatory appendiceal mass: Preliminary results and review of the literature


Ozdemir O. , Metin Y. , Metin N. O. , Kupeli A., Kalcan S. , Tasci F.

EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF RADIOLOGY OPEN, vol.3, pp.207-215, 2016 (Journal Indexed in ESCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 3
  • Publication Date: 2016
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.ejro.2016.08.005
  • Title of Journal : EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF RADIOLOGY OPEN
  • Page Numbers: pp.207-215

Abstract

Objective: We aimed to search the contribution of diffusion-weighted imaging (DWI) in follow-up of patients with acute appendicitis associated inflammatory appendiceal mass (IAM). DWI was used as a monitoring imaging method to assess the response of medical treatment.