Magnetic Resonance Imaging of Intracranial Vasculopathies (VWI)
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT03032809|
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified September 2018 by Javier Romero, Massachusetts General Hospital.
Recruitment status was: Recruiting
First Posted : January 26, 2017
Last Update Posted : September 17, 2018
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment|
|CNS Vasculitis||Other: Vessel Wall MR imaging|
|Study Type :||Observational|
|Estimated Enrollment :||50 participants|
|Official Title:||High Resolution Vessel Wall Imaging by Magnetic Resonance Imaging of Intracranial Vasculopathies|
|Estimated Study Start Date :||September 2018|
|Estimated Primary Completion Date :||July 2019|
|Estimated Study Completion Date :||July 2019|
Patients diagnosed intracranial vasculopathy will be imaged further by high resolution vessel wall MR imaging on a 3Tesla MR scanner.
Other: Vessel Wall MR imaging
Magnetic resonance images of the intracranial arteries will be acquired using the 3 Tesla MR scanners. Intracranial vessels will be imaged by high resolution vessel wall MR imaging to characterize vessel wall enhancement characteristics and wall thickness.
- Degree of intracranial artery vessel wall enhancement [ Time Frame: During acute phase of symptoms (approximately 0-14 days from onset of symptoms) ]Degree of enhancement will be categorized as circumferential, eccentric, or absent
- Degree of intracranial artery vessel wall thickness [ Time Frame: During acute phase of symptoms (approximately 0-14 days from onset of symptoms) ]Thickness will be measured in millimeters
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|Contact: Javier Romero, MDfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Contact: Emmanuel Obusez, MD||6177268320||EOBUSEZ@mgh.harvard.edu|
|United States, Massachusetts|
|Massachusetts General Hospital||Recruiting|
|Boston, Massachusetts, United States, 02114|
|Contact: Emmanuel Obusez, M.D 617-726-8320 EOBUSEZ@mgh.harvard.edu|