Differentiating PSP from MSA using MR planimetric measurements: a systematic review and meta-analysis

Differentiating PSP from MSA using MR planimetric measurements: a systematic review and meta-analysis
J Neural Transm (Vienna). 2021 Jun 8. doi: 10.1007/s00702-021-02362-8. Online ahead of print.ABSTRACTDifferential diagnosis of parkinsonian syndromes is considered one of the most challenging in neurology. Quantitative MR planimetric measurements were reported to discriminate between progressive supranuclear palsy (PSP) and non-PSP-parkinsonism. Several studies have used midbrain to pons ratio (M/P) and the Magnetic Resonance Parkinsonism Index (MRPI) in distinguishing PSP ... read more
Source: PubMedPublished on 2021-06-09By Beatrice Heim