Conventional MRI combined with DTI for neonatal hyperbilirubinemia; Methodological issues on diagnostic value

We read with interest the article by Yan R and colleagues published in the April 2018 issue of Pediatr Neonatol.1 Increased signal intensity in the globus pallidus on MR T1WI is an important sign of neonatal bilirubin encephalopathy. Brain diffusion tensor imaging (DTI) has not been used extensively to study hyperbilirubinemia (HB). The purpose of the authors was to evaluate the diagnostic value of conventional magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) combined with DTI (MRI-DTI) in neonatal hyperbilirubinemia.
Source: Pediatrics and Neonatology - Category: Perinatology & Neonatology Authors: Tags: Letter to the Editor Source Type: research

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