Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology
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MRI for acute neurologic complications in end-stage renal disease patients on hemodialysis

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Departments of Radiology, Başkent University School of Medicine, Antalya, Turkey

Diagn Interv Radiol 2011; 17: 112-117
DOI: 10.4261/1305-3825.DIR.3063-09.1
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Abstract

Acute cerebrovascular disease is one of the most frequent causes of mortality and morbidity in patients on long-term hemodialysis therapy. Early recognition of cerebrovascular events improves the prognosis and quality of life of end-stage renal failure patients. This paper reviews the magnetic resonance imaging features of acute neurological findings in patients with end-stage renal failure.

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