Athetotic and spastic cerebral palsy: anatomic characterization based on diffusion-tensor imaging.

TitleAthetotic and spastic cerebral palsy: anatomic characterization based on diffusion-tensor imaging.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2011
AuthorsYoshida S, Hayakawa K, Oishi K, Mori S, Kanda T, Yamori Y, Yoshida N, Hirota H, Iwami M, Okano S, Matsushita H
JournalRadiology
Volume260
Issue2
Pagination511-20
Date Published2011 Aug
Abstract

To evaluate the anatomy of deep gray and white matter structures in children with athetotic cerebral palsy (CP) and those with spastic CP by using diffusion-tensor (DT) imaging and to investigate whether these types of CP have unique anatomic correlates that can support their diagnosis and prognosis.

DOI10.1002/gepi.20595
Alternate JournalRadiology