MRI-based evaluation of the factors leading to pituitary iron overload in patients with thalassemia major


Cetincakmak M. G. , Hattapoglu S., Menzilcioglu S., Alan B., Uluca U., Ucar A., ...More

JOURNAL OF NEURORADIOLOGY, vol.43, no.4, pp.297-302, 2016 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 43 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2016
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.neurad.2016.03.001
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF NEURORADIOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.297-302

Abstract

Aim: Given the lack of studies evaluating pituitary iron overload in patients with thalassemia major, we used magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) to evaluate these patients and the factors affecting the disease process.