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Meeting Abstracts

Abstracts for 2013


Intramedullary Spinal Cord Metastases: Conspicuity on PET and Correlation with MRI Features

Petrice Mustard, Medical Student, Mayo Clinic
Felix E. Diehn, Neuroradiologist/M.D., Mayo Clinic
Jeffrey Rykken, Neuroradiologist, University of Minnesota
Kara M. Schwartz, Neuroradiologist, Mayo Clinic
Laurence J. Eckel, Neuroradiologist/M.D., Mayo Clinic
John T. Wald, Neuroradiologist, Mayo Clinic
Timothy J. Kaufmann, Neuroradiologist, Mayo Clinic
Christopher P. Wood, Neuroradiologist, Mayo Clinic
Christopher H. Hunt, Neuroradiologist, Mayo Clinic

Incidence of Various Types of Systemic Reactions related to Spinal Steroid Injection: A Prospective Study

Guen Young Lee
Joon Woo Lee
Jin S. Yeom
Ki-Jeong Kim
Hyung-Ik Shin
Heung Sik Kang

Increased Accuracy in Lumbar Pedicle Screw Placement using Three Dimensional Image Guidance

Austin C. Bourgeois, MD, BS
Judson Gash, MD
Rupert Stanborough
John Prenshaw
Rashad Daker, MD
Patrick Barlow
Geoffrey Laing, MD
William S. Reid, MD

Diffusion-Weighted Mri (Dwi) ‘Claw Sign’ Is Useful In Differentiation Of Infectious From Degenerative Modic I Signal Changes Of The Spine

Keyur Patel, MD
Michael Poplawski
Puneet Pawha, MD
Bradley Delman
Thomas Naidich
Lawrence N. Tanenbaum, MD, FACR

Insight on the Clinical Significance of Baastrup’s Disease: from Kissing Spine to Interspinous Bursitis

Austin C. Bourgeois, MD, BS
Hunter Pearson
Patrick Barlow
Dwayne John
Ted Chang, MD, BA
Geoffrey Laing, MD, BS

DYNA CT Myelography vs MSCT Myelography: time for a change?

Imran Chaudry, MD
Alejandro Spiotta, MD
Nathaniel Brooks, MD
Raymond Turner, DO
David Fiorella, MD
Aquilla Turk, DO

Thoracic Curvature Shape and Thoracic Kyphotic Angle in Elder Women without Vertebral Compression Fracture: Biomechanical Implications

Jacob Enterkin, MD
Walter Bartynski,MD
Jayesh Madrecha, BS
Kalliopi Petropoulou, MD
Sara Bartynski, BS
Timothy Amrhein, MD

Papers - Non-Mentor

Is Kyphoplasty Better at Restoring Vertebral Shape Than Vertebroplasty in Severe, Acute Vertebral Compression Fractures?

Deborah J. Annesley-Williams
Priyan Landham
Holly Baker
Sam Gilbert
Phillip Pollintine
Michael Adams
Particia Dolan

Minimal Invasive Treatment of Discal Hernia in Young Patients

Francisco Aparisi Rodriguez
Maria Pilar aparisi gomez

Feasibility Of Percutaneous Unilateral Transpedicular Balloon Kyphoplasty For The Mid & Upper Thoracic Spine – A Laboratory Study

Georgios Vastardis, MD
Anna Marjan, BS
Brian Dial, BS
Michael Stojanovic, BS
Tejaswy Potluri, MS
Gerard Carandang, MS
Alexander Hadjipavlou, MD, PhD, FACS
Leonard Voronov, MD, PhD
Michael Zindrick, MD
Avinash Patwardhan, PhD

MR Spectroscopy In Non-Herniated Painful, Herniated Painful, And Non-Painful Lumbar Discs

Lawrence N. Tanenbaum, MD, FACR
James C. Peacock III.
Matthew F. Gornet, M.D.
Jeffrey Lotz, Ph.D.
David Bradford, M.D.
John Claude, M.S.
Paul Kane, M.S.
Francine W. Schranck, B.S.N.
Dawn Stewart, RT


Spinal Dural Arteriovenous Fistulas: How Can I Prevent Irreversible Myelopathy?

Iftikhar Ahmad
Ammar Taha, MD
Supakul Tanya, MD
Juan Tejada, MD

Imaging of Lymphoma of the Spinal Column

Ashley Aultman
Andrew Boyer, MD
Jeffrey Wilseck, DO

Diagnosing Emergent Findings On Spine Radiographs Using The New iPad

Aashim Bhatia
Jose Pizarro
William Burke
Vinay Bhatia

A Rare Cause Of Radiculopathy In Young Patients: A Report Of Multilevel Discal Cysts And Literature Review

Austin C. Bourgeois, MD, BS
Kevin Liaw, MD
Scott Embry, MD
Judson Gash, MD

Advances in the Diagnosis and Management of Intracranial Hypotension: Lessons Learned from Treatment of 30 Patients

Austin C. Bourgeois, MD, BS
Eric Biesbroeck, MD, BS
Ted Chang, MD, BA
Jerome Kao, MD
Geoffrey Laing, MD, BS

Spinal Sonography with MRI correlation in Newborns and Infants with Suspected Occult Spinal Dysraphism: A Pictorial Essay

Harigovinda R. Challa, MD
Barbara K Pawley, MD
Edward J Richer, MD
Johanne E. Dillon, MD

Crystal Deposition Disease of the Cervical Spine From 11 Years Experiences

Kyunghee Choi
Sanghoon Lee
Minhee Lee
Myungjin Shin

Radiofrequency Ablation of Spinal Metastases

Jonathan Friedman
Anthony Whittemore
David P. Chason

The Brachial Plexus at 3T MRI: Efficiency of Blood-Suppression Pulse to Reduce Background Signal Intensity

Tsutomu Inaoka
Hideyasu Kudo
Tomoya Nakatsuka
Noriko Kitamura
Shusuke Kasuya
Rumiko Kasai
Mitsuyuki Tozawa
Hitoshi Terada

A Novel Approach To Teaching Fluoroscopic Neuroanatomy and Spine Injection Skills

Jonathan Musco, ABR Board Certified
Ryan Davis, ABR Board Certified, Fellowship Trained Interventional Radiologist
Ashish Nanda, Board Certified Neurologist, Fellowship Trained Neurointerventionalist

Clival Tumors and Mimics: When It’s Not A Chordoma

Ali Noor, MD
Amish Doshi, MD
David Well, MD
Keyur Patel, MD
Puneet Pawha, MD
Peter Som, MD

Dermal Sinus Tracts in the Pediatric Population: Imaging Features and Diagnostic Pearls

Sarah Rogers
Jeffrey Cagley
Adam Figi
Nathan Selden
Jeffrey Michael. Pollock

Intraoperative Ultrasound of the Spine

Alexander Brian. Schabel
Lubdha Shah, MD

18F-Naf Pet Evaluation Of Facet Joints Of The Lower Lumbar Spine Compared With Ct Graded Arthropathy

Jason F. Talbott, MD, PhD
Spencer Behr, MD
Ronnie Sebro, MD, PhD
Miguel H. Pampaloni, MD, PhD
Sharmila Majumdar, PhD
William P. Dillon, MD


Traumatic Anterior Cervical Pseudomeningocele Successfully Treated With Blood Patch

Laurence J. Eckel, Neuroradiologist/M.D.
Edwin Takahashi, Medical Student
Kara Schwartz, Neuroradiologist/M.D.
Felix E. Diehn, Neuroradiologist/M.D.
Christopher H. Hunt, Neuroradiologist
Daniels David, Neurosurgeon/M.D.

Radiological Features Of Severe Adhesive Arachnoiditis

Yasmin Koohi, M.D.
Sugoto Mukherjee, M.D.

Chiari III: Two Cases Spanning the Spectrum

Mina Lotfi, Medical Student
David C. Keyes

Utilization of Cross Sectional Imaging to Accurately Diagnose of an Uncommon Benign Cervical Congenital Anomaly

Jonathan Musco, ABR Board Certified
Erol Baskurt, ABR Board Certified, CAQ Neuroradiology

Craniocervical Hyperpneumatization as an Unusual Cause of Pneumorrhachis in a Weightlifter

Vicky T. Nguyen, MD
Jonathan R. Medverd, MD
Jennifer L. Favinger, MD
Jessica C. Germino, MD
Carrie P. Marder, MD, PhD

Epidural Lipomatosis Secondary To Transforaminal Epidural Steroid Injections

Charles P. Pluto III., MD, PhD
Gamaliel Lorenzo, MD

MR-Based Measurement of Spinal Cord Motion During Flexion of the Spine: Implications for Intradural Spinal Cord Stimulator Systems

Charles Smittkamp
Stephanus Viljoen
Brian Dalm
Saul Wilson
Chandan Reddy
Matthew Howard
George Gillies