Reliability of diffusion weighted MR imaging in differentiating degenerative and infectious end plate changes

Oztekin O., Calli C., KİTİŞ Ö. , Adibelli Z. H. , Eren C. S. , Apaydin M., ...More

RADIOLOGY AND ONCOLOGY, vol.44, no.2, pp.97-102, 2010 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 44 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2010
  • Doi Number: 10.2478/v10019-010-0006-z
  • Title of Journal : RADIOLOGY AND ONCOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.97-102


Background. The aim of the study was to investigate the value of diffusion weighted MR imaging in the diagnosis of Modic type 1 change, which may be confused with the acute infectious spondylodiscitis on conventional MR imaging.