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Ultrasound and MR imaging of acute myositis


Ultrasound and MR imaging are both methods suitable for imaging neuromuscular diseases: howeverever, contrast media like Gd-DTPA are, to our knowledge, not used so far. In this article we report about our experience of the use of Gd DTPA in imaging myositis.

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Schedel, H., Reimers, C.D., Vogl, T. et al. Ultrasound and MR imaging of acute myositis. Eur. Radiol. 2, 70–72 (1992).

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Key words

  • MR imaging
  • Gd-DTPA
  • Acute nivositis