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Research progress of magnetic resonance cerebral perfusion imaging in Alzheimer's disease
LI Dongxue  LIU Benqin  ZHANG Jiaren  HUANG Qing  LIU Jiaji  JIANG Lin 

Cite this article as: LI D X, LIU B Q, ZHANG J R, et al. Research progress of magnetic resonance cerebral perfusion imaging in Alzheimer's disease[J]. Chin J Magn Reson Imaging, 2023, 14(7): 129-133. DOI:10.12015/issn.1674-8034.2023.07.023.

[Abstract] Alzheimer's disease (AD) is currently considered to be a continuous AD spectrum (ADS) disease that includes subjective cognitive decline (SCD), mild cognitive impairment (MCI), and AD-derived dementia. Studies have confirmed that vascular injury and destruction of blood-brain barrier are involved in the onset and development of AD spectrum (ADS) disease. MR perfusion imaging can better display these pathological changes through quantitative analysis of cerebral blood flow changes, and image indicators of some abnormal perfusion brain areas can be used as biomarkers for early diagnosis. This paper summarizes and analyzes the characteristics of MR perfusion imaging technology at the present stage and its application research in ADS diseases, in order to provide some references for MR perfusion imaging in subsequent relevant studies. Meanwhile, it is proposed that fusion multimodal MRI can provide more imaging information reflecting the biological changes of the disease, and provide an objective imaging basis for the early non-invasive diagnosis of ADS diseases.
[Keywords] Alzheimer's disease;perfusion imaging;magnetic resonance imaging;research progress

LI Dongxue   LIU Benqin   ZHANG Jiaren   HUANG Qing   LIU Jiaji   JIANG Lin*  

Department of Radiology, the Third Affiliated Hospital of Zunyi Medical University/the First People's Hospital of Zunyi, Zunyi 563000, China

Corresponding author: Jiang L, E-mail:

Conflicts of interest   None.

ACKNOWLEDGMENTS National Natural Science Foundation of China (No. 82160328); Natural Science Foundation of Zunyi [No. Zun Shi Ke He HZ zi (2021) 267 hao].
Received  2023-03-18
Accepted  2023-06-25
DOI: 10.12015/issn.1674-8034.2023.07.023
Cite this article as: LI D X, LIU B Q, ZHANG J R, et al. Research progress of magnetic resonance cerebral perfusion imaging in Alzheimer's disease[J]. Chin J Magn Reson Imaging, 2023, 14(7): 129-133. DOI:10.12015/issn.1674-8034.2023.07.023.

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