Incidental Findings on Brain Imaging in the General Pediatric Population

Published on Oct 18, 2017in The New England Journal of Medicine74.699
· DOI :10.1056/NEJMC1710724
Philip R. Jansen18
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Marjolein H.G. Dremmen7
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(EUR: Erasmus University Rotterdam)
+ 16 AuthorsTonya White66
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(Erasmus University Medical Center)
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Abstract
Brain MRI in 3966 children from the population-based Generation R Study (mean age, 10.1 years) revealed incidental findings in 25.6%. Most findings did not require neurosurgical intervention, but 7 children (0.18%) had suspected primary brain tumors.
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