Assessment of Auditory Pathways Using Diffusion Tensor Imaging in Patients with Neurofibromatosis Type 1


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MEYDAN S. , Aydin S., OTCU H., KİTİŞ S. , ALKAN A.

CURRENT MEDICAL IMAGING, cilt.15, sa.9, ss.890-894, 2019 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier

  • Yayın Türü: Makale / Tam Makale
  • Cilt numarası: 15 Konu: 9
  • Basım Tarihi: 2019
  • Doi Numarası: 10.2174/1573405614666180425124743
  • Dergi Adı: CURRENT MEDICAL IMAGING
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.890-894

Özet

Aim: The aim of our study was to determine whether the diffusion properties of the auditory pathways alter between patients with Neurofibromatosis type 1 (NF1) and the healthy subjects. DTI can well demonstrate FA and ADC changes in auditory tracts and it may be a guide to identify the candidates for hearing loss among NF1 children.