Prominent cerebral veins on susceptibility-weighted imaging (SWI) in pulmonary embolism


EUROPEAN RADIOLOGY, vol.27, no.7, pp.3004-3012, 2017 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 27 Issue: 7
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Doi Number: 10.1007/s00330-016-4606-x
  • Title of Journal : EUROPEAN RADIOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.3004-3012


Clinical applications of susceptibility-weighted imaging (SWI) are increasing steadily. The aim of this study is to investigate the appearance of cerebral veins on SWI, which is very sensitive to the deoxyhaemoglobin level in vessels, in pulmonary embolism (PE).