AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 2020 08 23;41(8):1397-1404. Epub 2020 Jul 23.
From the Departments of Neurology (J.-Y.L., Y.-J.Z., F.-F.Z., F.H., L.-X.Z., J.N., M.Y., L.C., Y.-C.Z.), Radiology (Z.J.), and Cardiology (S.Z.), Peking Union Medical College Hospital, Peking Union Medical College and Chinese Academy of Medical Science, Beijing, China.
Background And Purpose: Previous studies have shown that diffusion tensor imaging suggests a diffuse loss of white matter integrity in people with white matter hyperintensities or lacunes. The purpose of this study was to investigate whether the presence of cerebral microbleeds and their distribution are related to the integrity of white matter microstructures.
Materials And Methods: The study comprised 982 participants who underwent brain MR imaging to determine microbleed status. Read More