This book provides a comprehensive overview of diagnostic imaging in infectious diseases. It starts with a general review of infection diseases, including their classification, characteristics and epidemiology. In separate chapters, the authors then introduce the radionuclide imaging of 50 kinds of infectious diseases. Volume 1 covers 21 viral infections. Volume 2 has 29 chapters discussing 24 bacterial infections and 5 parasitic infections. Each disease is clearly illustrated using cases combined with high-quality computed tomography (CT) and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI). The book provides a valuable reference source for radiologists and doctors working in the area of infectious diseases.Contrast scanning demonstrates obvious even enhancement, with possible accompanying adjacent meningeal and vascular enhancements. ... By ADC imaging, the lesions are demonstrated with increased ADC value, compared to the normal brain tissues. ... Peng RL et al. divided cerebral schistosomiasis into four types: encephalitis type, cerebral infarction type, granuloma type, and brain atrophy type.
|Title||:||Radiology of Infectious Diseases:|
|Publisher||:||Springer - 2015-08-21|