Iranian Journal of Radiology

Published by: Kowsar

Diffusion Weighted Imaging, Diffusion Tensor Imaging, and T2* Mapping of Lumbar Intervertebral Disc in Young Healthy Adults

Si Shen 1 , Hao Wang 2 , * , Jing Zhang 1 , Fei Wang 1 and Si-Run Liu 1
Authors Information
1 Medical Imaging Center, The First Affiliated Hospital of Jinan University, Jinan University, Guangzhou, China
2 Pain Clinic, The First Affiliated Hospital of Jinan University, Jinan University, Guangzhou, China
Article information
  • Iranian Journal of Radiology: January 01, 2016, 13 (1); e30069
  • Published Online: January 16, 2016
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: May 24, 2015
  • Revised: June 14, 2015
  • Accepted: July 3, 2015
  • DOI: 10.5812/iranjradiol.30069

To Cite: Shen S, Wang H, Zhang J, Wang F, Liu S. Diffusion Weighted Imaging, Diffusion Tensor Imaging, and T2* Mapping of Lumbar Intervertebral Disc in Young Healthy Adults, Iran J Radiol. 2016 ; 13(1):e30069. doi: 10.5812/iranjradiol.30069.

Abstract
Copyright © 2016, Tehran University of Medical Sciences and Iranian Society of Radiology. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/4.0/) which permits copy and redistribute the material just in noncommercial usages, provided the original work is properly cited.
1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Patients and Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
Acknowledgements
Footnotes
References
  • 1. Sibell DM KJ. The 5-Minute Pain Management Consult. 2006; : 98-102
  • 2. Heuck A, Glaser C. Basic aspects in MR imaging of degenerative lumbar disk disease. Semin Musculoskelet Radiol. 2014; 18(3): 228-39[DOI][PubMed]
  • 3. Samartzis D, Karppinen J, Chan D, Luk KD, Cheung KM. The association of lumbar intervertebral disc degeneration on magnetic resonance imaging with body mass index in overweight and obese adults: a population-based study. Arthritis Rheum. 2012; 64(5): 1488-96[DOI][PubMed]
  • 4. Urban JP, Smith S, Fairbank JC. Nutrition of the intervertebral disc. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2004; 29(23): 2700-9[PubMed]
  • 5. Majumdar S. Magnetic resonance imaging and spectroscopy of the intervertebral disc. NMR Biomed. 2006; 19(7): 894-903[DOI][PubMed]
  • 6. Wu N, Chen J, Liu H, Zhao L, Liu S, Liu J, et al. The involvement of ADAMTS-5 genetic polymorphisms in predisposition and diffusion tensor imaging alterations of lumbar disc degeneration. J Orthop Res. 2014; 32(5): 686-94[DOI][PubMed]
  • 7. Sun W, Zhang K, Zhao CQ, Ding W, Yuan JJ, Sun Q, et al. Quantitative T2 mapping to characterize the process of intervertebral disc degeneration in a rabbit model. BMC Musculoskelet Disord. 2013; 14: 357[DOI][PubMed]
  • 8. Niu G, Yu X, Yang J, Wang R, Zhang S, Guo Y. Apparent diffusion coefficient in normal and abnormal pattern of intervertebral lumbar discs: initial experience. J Biomed Res. 2011; 25(3): 197-203[DOI][PubMed]
  • 9. Matsumura Y, Kasai Y, Obata H, Matsushima S, Inaba T, Uchida A. Changes in water content of intervertebral discs and paravertebral muscles before and after bed rest. J Orthop Sci. 2009; 14(1): 45-50[DOI][PubMed]
  • 10. Zobel BB, Vadala G, Del Vescovo R, Battisti S, Martina FM, Stellato L, et al. T1rho magnetic resonance imaging quantification of early lumbar intervertebral disc degeneration in healthy young adults. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2012; 37(14): 1224-30[DOI][PubMed]
  • 11. Zhang Z, Chan Q, Anthony MP, Samartzis D, Cheung KM, Khong PL, et al. Age-related diffusion patterns in human lumbar intervertebral discs: a pilot study in asymptomatic subjects. Magn Reson Imaging. 2012; 30(2): 181-8[DOI][PubMed]
  • 12. Venn G, Sims T, Mason RM. Collagen stability and cross-linking in normal and kyphoscoliotic mouse intervertebral discs. Biosci Rep. 1988; 8(4): 315-22[PubMed]
  • 13. Glaser C. New techniques for cartilage imaging: T2 relaxation time and diffusion-weighted MR imaging. Radiol Clin North Am. 2005; 43(4): 641-53[DOI][PubMed]
  • 14. Hashemi E, Kaviani A, Najafi M, Ebrahimi M, Hooshmand H, Montazeri A. Seroma formation after surgery for breast cancer. World J Surg Oncol. 2004; 2: 44[DOI][PubMed]
  • 15. Kim T, Min BH, Yoon SH, Kim H, Park S, Lee HY, et al. An in vitro comparative study of T2 and T2* mappings of human articular cartilage at 3-Tesla MRI using histology as the standard of reference. Skeletal Radiol. 2014; 43(7): 947-54[DOI][PubMed]
  • 16. Kealey SM, Aho T, Delong D, Barboriak DP, Provenzale JM, Eastwood JD. Assessment of apparent diffusion coefficient in normal and degenerated intervertebral lumbar disks: initial experience. Radiology. 2005; 235(2): 569-74[DOI][PubMed]
  • 17. Wu N, Liu H, Chen J, Zhao L, Zuo W, Ming Y, et al. Comparison of apparent diffusion coefficient and T2 relaxation time variation patterns in assessment of age and disc level related intervertebral disc changes. PLoS One. 2013; 8(7)[DOI][PubMed]
  • 18. Urban JP, Roberts S. Degeneration of the intervertebral disc. Arthritis Res Ther. 2003; 5(3): 120-30[PubMed]
  • 19. Watrin-Pinzano A, Ruaud JP, Olivier P, Grossin L, Gonord P, Blum A, et al. Effect of proteoglycan depletion on T2 mapping in rat patellar cartilage. Radiology. 2005; 234(1): 162-70[DOI][PubMed]
  • 20. Iatridis JC, MacLean JJ, Roughley PJ, Alini M. Effects of mechanical loading on intervertebral disc metabolism in vivo. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2006; 88 Suppl 2: 41-6[DOI][PubMed]
Creative Commons License Except where otherwise noted, this work is licensed under Creative Commons Attribution Non Commercial 4.0 International License .

Search Relations:

Author(s):

Article(s):

Create Citiation Alert
via Google Reader

Readers' Comments