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Is There Any Congruity Between Tumor Consistency in Pituitary Macroadenomas and Preoperative Diffusion Weighted Imaging and Apparent Diffusion Coefficient (ADC) Map?

Mohammad Taghvaei 1 , 2 , Farzad Tajik 1 , 2 , Mehdi Zeinalizadeh 1 , 2 , * , Farid Azmoudeh Ardalan 3 and Hossein Ghanaati 4
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1 Brain and Spinal Injury Research Center (BASIR), Imam Khomeini Hospital Complex, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
2 Department of Neurological Surgery, Imam Khomeini Hospital Complex, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
3 Department of Diagnostic Pathology, Imam Khomeini Hospital Complex, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
4 Advanced Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology Research Center (ADIR), Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
Article information
  • Archives of Neuroscience: October 2017, 4 (4); e14553
  • Published Online: October 8, 2017
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: June 6, 2017
  • Accepted: September 2, 2017
  • DOI: 10.5812/archneurosci.14553

To Cite: Taghvaei M, Tajik F, Zeinalizadeh M, Azmoudeh Ardalan F, Ghanaati H. Is There Any Congruity Between Tumor Consistency in Pituitary Macroadenomas and Preoperative Diffusion Weighted Imaging and Apparent Diffusion Coefficient (ADC) Map?, Arch Neurosci. 2017 ; 4(4):e14553. doi: 10.5812/archneurosci.14553.

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1. Background
2. Methods
3. Results
4. Discussion
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