Khin Khin Tha1, Satoshi Terae2, Kinya Ishizaka2, Tomoyuki Okuaki3, Makoto Hirotani4, Kentaro Kobayashi2, Marc van Cauteren5, Hiroki Shirato1
1Dept. of Radiobiology & Medical Engineering, Hokkaido University Graduate School of Medicine, Sapporo, Hokkaido, Japan; 2Dept. of Radiology, Hokkaido University Hospital; 3Medical Satellite Yaesu Clinic; 4Dept. of Neurology, Hokkaido University Graduate School of Medicine; 5Philips Healthcare Asia Pacific
rFOV-DTI was performed to cervical spinal cord of 43 normal healthy subjects. DTI characteristics varied with anatomical location, gender, and age. Laterality was also observed. Normative values are necessary in evaluation of diseases of spinal cord.