Diffusion tensor imaging in hypertrophic olivary degeneration

Academic Article


  • We report DTI and fiber tractography findings in a case of hypertrophic olivary degeneration. A 51-year-old man presented with an abnormal gait and visual difficulties. MR imaging showed enlargement of the right medullary olive and a vascular lesion in the right pontine tegmentum. Fiber tractography showed decreased volume of the right central tegmental tract, supporting a diagnosis of HOD.
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  • Shah R; Markert J; Bag AK; CurĂ© JK
  • Start Page

  • 1729
  • End Page

  • 1731
  • Volume

  • 31
  • Issue

  • 9