Authors: Booth, Thomas C.; Tang, Yenzhi; Waldman, Adam D.; Quigley, Anne-Marie; Lewis, David; Soloviev, Dimtri; Nathan, Malavika; Bhogal, Pervinder; Jefferies, Sarah; Buscombe, John R.
Source: Neurographics, Volume 1, Number 3, December 2011, pp. 108-120(13)
Publisher: American Society of Neuroradiology
Keywords: 111In = indium 111; 11C MET = L-methyl-11C methionine; 123I = iodine 123; 123IMT = iodine-123-α-methyl tyrosine; 123IPA = p-[(123)I]-iodo-L-phenylalanine; 18F = fluorine 18; 18FDG = 18F-fluorodeoxyglucose; 18FET = O-(2-[18F]fluoroethyl)-l-tyrosine; 201Hg = mercury 201; 201Pb = lead 201; 201Tl = thallium 201; 99mTc = technetium 99m; ADC = apparent diffusion coefficient; ATPase = adenosine triphosphatase; BBB = blood brain barrier; Cho = choline; Cr = creatine; DTPA = diethylenetriamine pentaacetic acid; GBM = glioblastoma multiforme; GLUT = glucose transporter; HGG = high-grade glioma; HMPAO = hexamethypropyleneamine oxime; LGG = low-grade glioma; MIBI = hexakis-2-methoxyisobutyl isonitrile; MRS = MR spectroscopy; MRSI = MR spectroscopic imaging; NAA = N-acetyl aspartate; Na+/K+ = sodium/potassium; PCV = procarbazine, lomustine, and vincristine; PET = positron-emission tomography; ROI = region of interest; SPECT = single-photon emission CT; SRS = somatostatin receptor scintigraphy; TF = 1,2-bis[bis(2-ethoxyethyl)phospino] ethane; TI = thallium index; rCBV = relative cerebral blood volume
Document Type: Research Article
Publication date: December 1, 2011
Neurographics is the peer-reviewed, quarterly educational journal of the American Society of Neuroradiology. The journal comprises mainly articles created from select scientific exhibits at the ASNR Annual Meeting. Neurographics will also publish other high-quality submissions that are primarily educational and have a high emphasis on a pictorial approach. Articles are available free online, and a print-on-demand edition can be ordered from the Neurographics site.