Iranian Journal of Radiology

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Preoperative Grading of Astrocytic Supratentorial Brain Tumors with Diffusion-Weighted Magnetic Resonance Imaging and Apparent Diffusion Coefficient

Mahsa Raisi-Nafchi 1 , Fariborz Faeghi 1 , * , Alireza Zali 2 , Hamidreza Haghighatkhah 3 and Jalal Jalal-Shokouhi 4
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1 Department of Radiology Technology, School of Allied Medical Sciences, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
2 Department of Neurosurgery, Functional Neurosurgery Research Center, Shohada Tajrish Hospital, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
3 Department of Radiology, Shohada Tajrish Hospital, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
4 Jam-e-Jam Medical Imaging Center, Tehran, Iran
Article information
  • Iranian Journal of Radiology: July 01, 2016, 13 (3); e30426
  • Published Online: February 17, 2016
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: June 6, 2015
  • Revised: October 14, 2015
  • Accepted: October 20, 2015
  • DOI: 10.5812/iranjradiol.30426

To Cite: Raisi-Nafchi M, Faeghi F, Zali A, Haghighatkhah H, Jalal-Shokouhi J. Preoperative Grading of Astrocytic Supratentorial Brain Tumors with Diffusion-Weighted Magnetic Resonance Imaging and Apparent Diffusion Coefficient, Iran J Radiol. 2016 ; 13(3):e30426. doi: 10.5812/iranjradiol.30426.

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1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Patients and Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
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