Radiology 2021 Jun 8:203341. Epub 2021 Jun 8.
From the Departments of Radiology (Y.J.B., B.S.C., S.J.C., J.H.K.), Neurology (J.M.K., J.H.C.), and Nuclear Medicine (Y.S.S.), Seoul National University Bundang Hospital, Seoul National University College of Medicine, 173-82 Gumi-ro, Bundang-gu, Seongnam-si, Gyeonggi-do 463-707, Republic of Korea; Departments of Radiology (C.H.S.) and Neurology (B.J.), Seoul National University Hospital, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Republic of Korea; and Division of Biomedical Engineering, Hankuk University of Foreign Studies, Yongin, Republic of Korea (Y.N.).
Parkinson disease is characterized by dopaminergic cell loss in the substantia nigra of the midbrain. There are various imaging markers for Parkinson disease. Recent advances in MRI have enabled elucidation of the underlying pathophysiologic changes in the nigral structure. Read More