+ Site Statistics
+ Search Articles
+ PDF Full Text Service
How our service works
Request PDF Full Text
+ Follow Us
Follow on Facebook
Follow on Twitter
Follow on LinkedIn
+ Subscribe to Site Feeds
Most Shared
PDF Full Text
+ Translate
+ Recently Requested

Transient hyperdense cerebral areas in childhood leukemia: CT demonstration



Transient hyperdense cerebral areas in childhood leukemia: CT demonstration



Journal of Computer Assisted Tomography 8(5): 985-987



A child with acute myeloblastic leukemia and severe central nervous system complications during remission showed diffuse cerebral high density areas in a CT examination. These areas disappeared completely over the following few months. The possible causes for this phenomenon are discussed.

Please choose payment method:






(PDF emailed within 1 workday: $29.90)

Accession: 044838091

Download citation: RISBibTeXText

PMID: 6590577


Related references

Transient Hyperdense Cerebral Areas in Childhood Leukemia. Journal of Computer Assisted Tomography 8(5): 985-987, 1984

Hyperdense cerebral lesion in childhood tuberous sclerosis: computed tomographic demonstration and neuropathologic analysis. Pediatric Neurology 2(4): 245-248, 1986

CT demonstration of hyperdense cerebral vasculature due to bromide therapy. Journal of Computer Assisted Tomography 8(5): 982-984, 1984

CT demonstration of hyperdense renal carcinoma. Journal of Computer Assisted Tomography 8(5): 1023-1024, 1984

Transient cerebral arteriopathy in childhood. Lancet 368(9529): 8-10, 2006

Role of multidetector CT in the recognition of hyperdense middle cerebral artery sign (HMCAS) in patients with acute cerebral ischaemia: correlation with DWI-MRI sequences and clinical data. La Radiologia Medica 120(2): 222-227, 2015

Demonstration of a case of acute cerebral edema in childhood. Wiener Zeitschrift für Nervenheilkunde und Deren Grenzgebiete 13(1-2): 173-179, 1956

Non b non t acute lymphoblastic leukemia of childhood demonstration of a characteristic ultrastructural marker. Laboratory Investigation 52(1): 4P, 1985

Focal hyperdense areas in endometriomas: a characteristic finding on CT. Ajr. American Journal of Roentgenology 159(4): 769-771, 1992

Causes of death Other than progressive leukemia In childhood acute lymphoblastic and myeloid leukemia The Dutch childhood leukemia study group experience. Blood 102(11): 881a-882a, November 16, 2003

Demonstration of antibodies binding to autologous and allogeneic leukemic cells in childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia evidence for a common acute lymphoblastic leukemia antigens. Blut 52(6): 337-344, 1986

A case of childhood leukemia associated with transient pancytopenia and diabetes insipidus during the clinical course. Japanese Journal of Clinical Hematology 25(8): 1320-1325, 1984

Risk of childhood leukemia associated with vaccination, infection, and medication use in childhood the Cross-Canada Childhood Leukemia Study. American Journal Of Epidemiology7: 5, 598-606, 2008

Risk of childhood leukemia associated with vaccination, infection, and medication use in childhood: the Cross-Canada Childhood Leukemia Study. American Journal of Epidemiology 167(5): 598-606, 2007

Antemortem diagnosis of gross cardiac metastasis in childhood leukemia: echocardiographic demonstration. Pediatric Cardiology 11(4): 225-226, 1990