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The use of MR angiography in the diagnostics of vascular malformations of the posterior fossa

BOGNER Péter1, HORVÁTH Tamás1, DÓCZI Tamás2, KOPA János3, REPA Imre1

MAY 20, 1994

Clinical Neuroscience - 1994;47(05-06)

We have been using MRI and MR angiography (MRA) in the diagnostics of intracranial pathology for two years. We performed MR angiography in about 50% of the examinations. In case of vascular diseases and malformations additional 3D sequences were used which were localised in the volume of interest. As demonstrating a few cases we would like to show the possibilities and usefulness of MRA in the evaluation of posterior fossa vascular malformations.

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  1. Diagnostic Centre, Pannon University of Agriculture, Kaposvár, Hungary
  2. Neurosurgical Department of Medical University, Pécs, Hungary
  3. Neurology and Neurosurgical Department of Country Hospital, Kaposvár, Hungary

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