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Diffusion Magnetic Resonance Imaging

"Diffusion Magnetic Resonance Imaging" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

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A diagnostic technique that incorporates the measurement of molecular diffusion (such as water or metabolites) for tissue assessment by MRI. The degree of molecular movement can be measured by changes of apparent diffusion coefficient (ADC) with time, as reflected by tissue microstructure. Diffusion MRI has been used to study BRAIN ISCHEMIA and tumor response to treatment.

This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Diffusion Magnetic Resonance Imaging" by people in the URMC Research Network by year, and whether "Diffusion Magnetic Resonance Imaging" was a major or minor topic of these publication.