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ba0004p135 | (1) | ICCBH2015

Chronic recurrent multifocal osteomyelitis in children: a new, MRI-based method of quantifying inflammation in the bone

Alexandrou Dionysios , Jacobs Benjamin , Paul O'Donnell , Hargunani Rikin , Guha Ananya , Roettger Diana , Kubassova Olga

Objectives: The main aim of the study is to describe a new method of quantitative, MRI-based assessment of inflammation in children with chronic recurrent multifocal osteomyelitis (CRMO).General hypothesis: The main hypothesis is that the bone marrow edema, as detected in CRMO with MRI, can be quantified to aid early diagnosis and help identify clinically silent lesions.Methods: We performed a retrospective analysis of static MRI s...