Volumetric relief map for intracranial cerebrospinal fluid distribution analysis

Abstract : Cerebrospinal fluid imaging plays a significant role in the clinical diagnosis of brain disorders, such as hydrocephalus and Alzheimer's disease. While three-dimensional images of cerebrospinal fluid are very detailed, the complex structures they contain can be time-consuming and laborious to interpret. This paper presents a simple technique that represents the intracranial cerebrospinal fluid distribution as a two-dimensional image in such a way that the total fluid volume is preserved. We call this a volumetric relief map, and show its effectiveness in a characterization and analysis of fluid distributions and networks in hydrocephalus patients and healthy adults.
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Alain Lebret, Yukiko Kenmochi, Jérôme Hodel, Alain Rahmouni, Philippe Decq, et al.. Volumetric relief map for intracranial cerebrospinal fluid distribution analysis. Computerized Medical Imaging and Graphics, Elsevier, 2015, 44, pp.26-40. ⟨http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0895611115000944⟩. ⟨10.1016/j.compmedimag.2015.06.001⟩. ⟨hal-01179955⟩

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