Double-subtraction MIP MR Angiography to detect the artery of Adamkiewicz -differentiating it from drainage vein-
Hyodoh H, Akiba H, Tamakawa M, Hyodoh K, Yama N, Sato T, Kawaai Y, Hareyama M
Sapporo Medical University
The artery of Adamkiewicz was detected in 81.3% of patients. Double subtraction MRA is useful to detect the artery of Adamkiewicz when it is necessary to differentiate from drainage vein.