M Bendszus

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Country: Germany

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Cerecyte coils in the treatment of intracranial aneurysms: a preliminary clinical study
    M Bendszus
    Department of Neuroradiology, University of Wurzburg, Wurzburg, Germany
    AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 27:2053-7. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint A reproducible model of an epidural mass lesion in rodents. Part II: Characterization by in vivo magnetic resonance imaging
    Martin Bendszus
    Department of Neuroradiology, University of Wurzburg, Germany
    J Neurosurg 97:1419-23. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint Embolisation of intracranial meningiomas without subsequent surgery
    M Bendszus
    Department of Neuroradiology, University of Wurzburg, Josef Schneider Strasse 11, 97080, Wurzburg, Germany
    Neuroradiology 45:451-5. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Hemodynamic effects of decompressive craniotomy in MCA infarction: evaluation with perfusion CT
    Martin Bendszus
    Department of Neuroradiolgoy, University of Wurzburg, Josef Schneider Strasse 11, 97080 Wurzburg, Germany
    Eur Radiol 13:1895-8. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Painful vascular compression syndrome of the sciatic nerve caused by gluteal varicosities
    M Bendszus
    Department of Neuroradiology, University of Wurzburg, Germany
    Neurology 61:985-7. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Technology insight: visualizing peripheral nerve injury using MRI
    Martin Bendszus
    Department of Neuroradiology, University of Wrzburg, Wrzburg, Germany
    Nat Clin Pract Neurol 1:45-53. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Caught in the act: in vivo mapping of macrophage infiltration in nerve injury by magnetic resonance imaging
    Martin Bendszus
    Department of Neuroradiology, University of Wurzburg, D 97080 Wurzburg, Germany
    J Neurosci 23:10892-6. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint Heparin and air filters reduce embolic events caused by intra-arterial cerebral angiography: a prospective, randomized trial
    Martin Bendszus
    Department of Neuroradiology, University of Wurzburg, Josef Schneider Strasse 11, D 97080 Wurzburg, Germany
    Circulation 110:2210-5. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Silent cerebral ischaemia: hidden fingerprints of invasive medical procedures
    Martin Bendszus
    Department of Neuroradiology, University of Wurzburg, Germany
    Lancet Neurol 5:364-72. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Assessment of nerve degeneration by gadofluorine M-enhanced magnetic resonance imaging
    Martin Bendszus
    Department of Neuroradiology, University of Wurzburg, Josef Schneider Strasse 11, D 97080 Wurzburg, Germany
    Ann Neurol 57:388-95. 2005

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  1. ncbi request reprint Cerecyte coils in the treatment of intracranial aneurysms: a preliminary clinical study
    M Bendszus
    Department of Neuroradiology, University of Wurzburg, Wurzburg, Germany
    AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 27:2053-7. 2006
    ..Recanalization remains a major drawback in the endovascular treatment of intracranial aneurysms. Here, we report on our preliminary clinical experience with a new bioactive coil...
  2. ncbi request reprint A reproducible model of an epidural mass lesion in rodents. Part II: Characterization by in vivo magnetic resonance imaging
    Martin Bendszus
    Department of Neuroradiology, University of Wurzburg, Germany
    J Neurosurg 97:1419-23. 2002
    ..The goal of this study was to characterize a novel epidural space-occupying lesion caused by balloon expansion in rodents by using sequential in vivo magnetic resonance (MR) imaging...
  3. ncbi request reprint Embolisation of intracranial meningiomas without subsequent surgery
    M Bendszus
    Department of Neuroradiology, University of Wurzburg, Josef Schneider Strasse 11, 97080, Wurzburg, Germany
    Neuroradiology 45:451-5. 2003
    ..Embolisation without subsequent surgery may cause substantial tumour shrinkage and thus be used in selected in patients. However, thorough follow-up is mandatory to ascertain the effects of embolisation...
  4. ncbi request reprint Hemodynamic effects of decompressive craniotomy in MCA infarction: evaluation with perfusion CT
    Martin Bendszus
    Department of Neuroradiolgoy, University of Wurzburg, Josef Schneider Strasse 11, 97080 Wurzburg, Germany
    Eur Radiol 13:1895-8. 2003
    ..Moreover, it may be used to monitor the effect of decompressive craniotomy...
  5. ncbi request reprint Painful vascular compression syndrome of the sciatic nerve caused by gluteal varicosities
    M Bendszus
    Department of Neuroradiology, University of Wurzburg, Germany
    Neurology 61:985-7. 2003
    ..Decompression of the nerve resulted in complete and permanent pain relief. Sciatic or buttock pain in patients with varicosities and pain provocation in the sitting or lying position suggests this neurovascular compression syndrome...
  6. ncbi request reprint Technology insight: visualizing peripheral nerve injury using MRI
    Martin Bendszus
    Department of Neuroradiology, University of Wrzburg, Wrzburg, Germany
    Nat Clin Pract Neurol 1:45-53. 2005
    ..Further clinical development of these MR contrast agents should allow these functional aspects of nerve injury and repair to be assessed in humans, thereby aiding the differential diagnosis of peripheral nerve disorders...
  7. ncbi request reprint Caught in the act: in vivo mapping of macrophage infiltration in nerve injury by magnetic resonance imaging
    Martin Bendszus
    Department of Neuroradiology, University of Wurzburg, D 97080 Wurzburg, Germany
    J Neurosci 23:10892-6. 2003
    ..SPIO-enhanced MRI provides a new tool to selectively visualize active periods of macrophage transmigration into the nervous system, thus enabling dynamic views on a fundamental process in a multitude of nerve disorders...
  8. ncbi request reprint Heparin and air filters reduce embolic events caused by intra-arterial cerebral angiography: a prospective, randomized trial
    Martin Bendszus
    Department of Neuroradiology, University of Wurzburg, Josef Schneider Strasse 11, D 97080 Wurzburg, Germany
    Circulation 110:2210-5. 2004
    ..Intra-arterial cerebral angiography is associated with a low risk for neurological complications, but clinically silent ischemic events after angiography have been seen in a substantial number of patients...
  9. ncbi request reprint Silent cerebral ischaemia: hidden fingerprints of invasive medical procedures
    Martin Bendszus
    Department of Neuroradiology, University of Wurzburg, Germany
    Lancet Neurol 5:364-72. 2006
    ..Thus, DWI emerges as a valuable diagnostic method for the monitoring of periprocedural ischaemic events in the brain, and could be a surrogate parameter for optimising diagnostic and therapeutic vascular procedures in the future...
  10. ncbi request reprint Assessment of nerve degeneration by gadofluorine M-enhanced magnetic resonance imaging
    Martin Bendszus
    Department of Neuroradiology, University of Wurzburg, Josef Schneider Strasse 11, D 97080 Wurzburg, Germany
    Ann Neurol 57:388-95. 2005
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint Fatal recurrent subarachnoid hemorrhage after complete endovascular aneurysm occlusion
    M Bendszus
    Department of Neuroradiology, University of Wurzburg, Germany
    AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 27:2058-60. 2006
    ..Histologic evaluation showed aneurysm rerupture with coil dislocation in the subarachnoid space. This is a rare histologically documented case of fatal recurrent hemorrhage early after coil embolization of cerebral aneurysms...
  12. ncbi request reprint Brain damage after coronary artery bypass grafting
    Martin Bendszus
    Department of Neuroradiology, University of Wurzburg, Josef Schneider Strausse 11, D 97080 Wurzburg, Germany
    Arch Neurol 59:1090-5. 2002
    ..Coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG) is associated with a risk for focal neurological deficits and neuropsychological impairment postoperatively...
  13. ncbi request reprint Peroneal nerve palsy caused by thrombosis of crural veins
    M Bendszus
    Department of Neuroradiology, University of Wurzburg, Josef Schneider Strasse 11, D 97080 Wurzburg, Germany
    Neurology 58:1675-7. 2002
    ..If the clinical history of patients with an acute peroneal nerve lesion is suggestive of venous thrombosis an appropriate diagnostic workup should be considered...
  14. ncbi request reprint Visualization of denervated muscle by gadolinium-enhanced MRI
    M Bendszus
    Department of Neuroradiology, University of Wurzburg, Germany
    Neurology 57:1709-11. 2001
    ..In a rat model, identical changes in the denervated muscle were reproduced and seen as early as 24 hours after sciatic nerve transection. Thus, Gd-enhanced MRI is a new and sensitive technique to visualize denervated muscle...
  15. ncbi request reprint Is there a benefit of preoperative meningioma embolization?
    M Bendszus
    Department of Neuroradiology, University of Wurzburg, Germany
    Neurosurgery 47:1306-11; discussion 1311-2. 2000
    ..To evaluate the effect of preoperative embolization of meningiomas on surgery and outcomes...
  16. ncbi request reprint MRI in isolated sixth nerve palsies
    M Bendszus
    Department of Neuroradiology, University of Wurzburg, Germany
    Neuroradiology 43:742-5. 2001
    ..If the symptoms regress spontaneously and there is a history of vasculopathy, follow-up MRI is not necessary...
  17. ncbi request reprint Diagnosing dural metastases: the value of 1H magnetic resonance spectroscopy
    M Bendszus
    Department of Neuroradiology, University of Wurzburg, Joseph Schneider Str 11, 97080 Wurzburg, Germany
    Neuroradiology 43:285-9. 2001
    ..However, following embolisation, they showed similar spectra, due to ischaemia and necrosis. We therefore believe MRS to be valuable in differential diagnosis of dural metastases and meningiomas prior to embolisation...
  18. ncbi request reprint Sequential MRI and MR spectroscopy in embolized meningiomas: correlation with surgical and histopathological findings
    M Bendszus
    Department of Neuroradiology, University of Wurzburg, Germany
    Neuroradiology 44:77-82. 2002
    ..Lipid signals indicate avascular and soft tissue at surgery. In case of delayed surgery, MRI and MRS should be performed in order to exclude revascularization and to establish the fatty degeneration of the meningioma...
  19. ncbi request reprint Silent embolism in diagnostic cerebral angiography and neurointerventional procedures: a prospective study
    M Bendszus
    Department of Neuroradiology, University of Wurzburg, Germany
    Lancet 354:1594-7. 1999
    ..We assessed the neurological complication rate compared with the frequency of silent embolism after angiography..
  20. ncbi request reprint Fusiform dilatations of the internal carotid artery following surgery for pediatric suprasellar tumors
    M Bendszus
    Department of Neuroradiology, University of Wurzburg, Germany
    Pediatr Neurosurg 29:304-8. 1998
    ..In a follow-up study of an adult population who underwent surgery for suprasellar tumors no case of FDCA was encountered. Potential pathomechanisms and indications for treatment are discussed...
  21. ncbi request reprint Spatial diversity of blood-brain barrier alteration and macrophage invasion in experimental autoimmune encephalomyelitis: a comparative MRI study
    Gesa Ladewig
    Department of Neurology, University of Wurzburg, Josef Schneider Str 11, D 97080 Wurzburg, Germany
    Exp Neurol 220:207-11. 2009
    ..This holds true despite the use of a more sensitive MR contrast agent for BBB disruption than Gd-DTPA. Our experimental observations may have implications for disease monitoring in MS patients by MRI which guides treatment decisions...
  22. ncbi request reprint Sequential MR imaging and proton MR spectroscopy in patients who underwent recent detoxification for chronic alcoholism: correlation with clinical and neuropsychological data
    M Bendszus
    Department of Neuroradiology, , Germany
    AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 22:1926-32. 2001
    ..MR spectroscopy findings return to normal metabolic levels within weeks after detoxification. The recovery of NAA/Cr is associated with improved performance on neuropsychological tests...
  23. ncbi request reprint CT perfusion predicts secondary cerebral infarction after aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage
    M Pham
    Department of Neuroradiology, University of Wurzburg, Wurzburg, Germany
    Neurology 69:762-5. 2007
    ..To prospectively assess the diagnostic accuracy of CT perfusion (CTP) and transcranial Doppler sonography (TCD) for the prediction of secondary cerebral infarction (SCI) after aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage (SAH)...
  24. ncbi request reprint Iron particle-enhanced visualization of inflammatory central nervous system lesions by high resolution: preliminary data in an animal model
    R A Linker
    Clinical Research Group for Multiple Sclerosis, Julius Maximilians Universitat Wurzburg, Josef Schneider Strasse 11, 97080 Wurzburg, Germany
    AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 27:1225-9. 2006
    ..We tested the hypothesis that focal hyperechogenicity due to SPIO-laden macrophages can also be visualized on high-resolution sonography...
  25. ncbi request reprint Superficial siderosis of the central nervous system: pathogenetic heterogeneity and therapeutic approaches
    V I Leussink
    Department of Neurology, University of Wurzburg, Germany
    Acta Neurol Scand 107:54-61. 2003
    ..We present four patients with superficial siderosis of the CNS to describe the characteristic symptoms, and to discuss the pathogenetic heterogeneity and possible new therapeutic approaches...
  26. ncbi request reprint Spinal canal stenosis in L-2-hydroxyglutaric aciduria
    M Warmuth-Metz
    Abt f Neuroradiologie, Josef Schneider Strasse 11, D 97080, Wurzburg, Germany
    Arch Neurol 57:1635-7. 2000
    ..Since most people with L-2-hydroxyglutaric aciduria show spastic signs in their legs and arms, we conclude that cervical spinal canal stenosis may be the underlying reason and may be linked to this rare metabolic disorder...
  27. doi request reprint Enhanced cortical reperfusion protects coagulation factor XII-deficient mice from ischemic stroke as revealed by high-field MRI
    M Pham
    Department of Neuroradiology, University of Heidelberg, Germany Department of Neuroradiology, University of Wurzburg, Germany
    Neuroimage 49:2907-14. 2010
    ..99% (FXII(-/-), p=0.17). Deficiency of FXII allows neocortical reperfusion after tMCAO and rescues brain tissue by this mechanism. This study supports the concept of FXII as a promising new target for stroke prevention and therapy...
  28. doi request reprint Imaging of inflammation in the peripheral and central nervous system by magnetic resonance imaging
    G Stoll
    Department of Neurology, University of Wurzburg, Josef Schneider Str 11, D 97080 Wurzburg, Germany
    Neuroscience 158:1151-60. 2009
    ..Coupling of antibodies to iron oxide particles opens new avenues for molecular MRI and has been successfully used to visualize cell adhesion molecules guiding inflammation...
  29. ncbi request reprint Ultrasmall superparamagnetic iron oxide-enhanced magnetic resonance imaging in experimental autoimmune encephalitis
    Martin Bendszus
    J Magn Reson Imaging 21:850; author reply 850-1. 2005
  30. doi request reprint Recanalization with stent-retriever devices in patients with wake-up stroke
    S Stampfl
    Department of Neuroradiology, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 34:1040-3. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the feasibility of stent-retriever recanalization in patients with wake-up stroke in the anterior circulation...
  31. doi request reprint Accumulation of non-compressive fascicular lesions underlies NF2 polyneuropathy
    P Baumer
    Department of Neuroradiology, Heidelberg University Hospital, Im Neuenheimer Feld 400, 69120, Heidelberg, Germany
    J Neurol 260:38-46. 2013
    ..Additionally, the results underscore the feasibility of this new method, which may open up new diagnostic and investigative possibilities for other disseminated disorders of the peripheral nervous system...
  32. pmc Footdrop after peroneal nerve lesion
    M Bendszus
    Department of Neuroradiology, University of Wurzburg, Josef Schneider Str 11, D 97080 Wurzburg, Germany
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 72:42. 2002
  33. ncbi request reprint Vascular endothelial growth factor-driven glioma growth and vascularization in an orthotopic rat model monitored by magnetic resonance imaging
    R H Goldbrunner
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Wurzburg, Germany
    Neurosurgery 47:921-9; discussion 929-30. 2000
    ..The goal of the present study was to develop an orthotopic in vivo model for the investigation of vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF)-dependent glioma growth and vascularization...
  34. ncbi request reprint [Rhabdoid meningioma. A new malignant subtype]
    R Klein
    Pathologisches Institut, Abteilung Neuropathologie, Julius Maximilians Universitat Wurzburg
    Pathologe 23:297-302. 2002
    ..Using the presented case we discuss the differential diagnosis and prognostic significance of recognition of a rhabdoid meningioma...
  35. ncbi request reprint [Neuroradiological imaging in patients with sensorineural hearing loss prior to cochlear implantation]
    A Biller
    Abteilung fur Neuroradiologie, Universitat Wurzburg
    Rofo 179:901-13. 2007
    ..This article provides information about imaging techniques prior to CI and relevant malformations of the inner ear. Safety aspects for patients with a cochlear implant undergoing MR imaging are also discussed...
  36. ncbi request reprint Inflammation and atherosclerosis: novel insights into plaque formation and destabilization
    Guido Stoll
    Department of Neurology, Julius Maximilians Universitat, Wurzburg, Germany
    Stroke 37:1923-32. 2006
    ..The simplistic view of atherosclerosis as a disorder of pathological lipid deposition has been redefined by the more complex concept of an ongoing inflammatory response...
  37. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic functional MRI: illustrated clinical applications and decision-making
    Andreas Joachim Bartsch
    Department of Neuroradiology, University of Wuerzburg, Wuerzburg, Germany
    J Magn Reson Imaging 23:921-32. 2006
    ..Specific strategies, merits, and pitfalls of analyzing and interpreting diagnostic fMRI studies in individual patients are highlighted...
  38. ncbi request reprint Gadofluorine M-enhanced magnetic resonance nerve imaging: comparison between acute inflammatory and chronic degenerative demyelination in rats
    Carsten Wessig
    Department of Neurology, University of Wurzburg, Josef Schneider Strasse 11, Wurzburg, Germany
    Exp Neurol 210:137-43. 2008
    ..Clinical development of Gf may help to further improve the sensitivity of nerve lesion assessment by MRI in patients with peripheral neuropathies...
  39. ncbi request reprint Denervation hypertrophy may mimic local tumor spread on magnetic resonance imaging
    Carsten Wessig
    Department of Neurology, University of Wurzburg, Josef Schneider Strasse 11, 97080 Wurzburg, Germany
    Muscle Nerve 34:108-10. 2006
    ..Muscle denervation and pseudohypertrophy should be considered in the differential diagnosis of appropriate patients with suspected tumor recurrence...
  40. doi request reprint Transient widespread blood-brain barrier alterations after cerebral photothrombosis as revealed by gadofluorine M-enhanced magnetic resonance imaging
    Guido Stoll
    Department of Neurology, University of Wuerzburg, Wuerzburg, Germany
    J Cereb Blood Flow Metab 29:331-41. 2009
    ..The unique properties of Gf hold promise as a more sensitive contrast agent for monitoring BBB disturbances in neurologic disorders, which appear more widespread than anticipated previously...
  41. ncbi request reprint Bilateral trigeminal neuralgia associated with Chiari's type I malformation
    Giles Hamilton Vince
    Department of Neurosurgery, Bayerische Julius Maximilians University, 97080 Wuerzburg, Germany
    Br J Neurosurg 24:474-6. 2010
    ..We report a case of bilateral trigeminal neuralgia in Chiari's type I malformation. This case demonstrates that microvascular decompression can be an effective treatment strategy for this complex pathology...
  42. doi request reprint New approaches to neuroimaging of central nervous system inflammation
    Guido Stoll
    Department of Neurology, University of Wurzburg, Wurzburg, Germany
    Curr Opin Neurol 23:282-6. 2010
    ..We here review magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)-based techniques to visualize neuroinflammation in vivo...
  43. doi request reprint Distal-symmetric focal inflammatory myopathy distinct from focal myositis and polymyositis
    Nico Melzer
    Department of Neurology, University of Wurzburg, Josef Schneider Strabetae 11, 97080 Wurzburg, Germany
    Muscle Nerve 40:309-12. 2009
    ..Our findings add another entity to the spectrum of spatially restricted inflammatory myopathies. Muscle Nerve 40: 309-312, 2009...
  44. doi request reprint The impact of balloon angioplasty on the evolution of vasospasm-related infarction after aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage
    Leonie Jestaedt
    Department of Neuroradiology, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Neurosurgery 62:610-7; discussion 610-7. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the frequency of infarction after transluminal balloon angioplasty (TBA) in patients with severe subarachnoid hemorrhage-related vasospasm...
  45. doi request reprint Magnetic resonance imaging of the peripheral nervous system
    Guido Stoll
    Department of Neurology, University of Wurzburg, 97080 Wurzburg, Germany
    J Neurol 256:1043-51. 2009
    ..This clinical review provides practical guidelines on the performance of nerve imaging by MRI and will focus on focal lesions exemplified by case presentations...
  46. ncbi request reprint Scanning for the scanner: FMRI of audition by read-out omissions from echo-planar imaging
    Andreas J Bartsch
    University of Wurzburg, Department of Neuroradiology, Josef Schneider Str 11, 97080 Wuerzburg, Federal Republic of Germany
    Neuroimage 35:234-43. 2007
    ..Requiring no specific task compliance or sophisticated stimulation equipment other than the scanner on its own, FMRI by read-out omissions lends itself to auditory investigations and to quickly probe audition...
  47. ncbi request reprint In vivo monitoring of macrophage infiltration in experimental autoimmune neuritis by magnetic resonance imaging
    Guido Stoll
    Department of Neurology, Julius Maximilians Universitat, Josef Schneider Str 11, D 97080, Wurzburg, Germany
    J Neuroimmunol 149:142-6. 2004
    ..In conclusion, SPIO-enhanced MRI provides a novel in vivo tool to assess the timing of macrophage entry into target tissues during an immunopathologic attack and holds promise to monitor immunotherapeutic interventions...
  48. ncbi request reprint Sequential MR imaging of denervated muscle: experimental study
    Martin Bendszus
    Department of Neuroradiology, University of Wurzburg, Germany
    AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 23:1427-31. 2002
    ..The purpose of this experimental study was to investigate the longitudinal changes in denervated muscles by using MR imaging...
  49. ncbi request reprint In vivo visualization of focal demyelination in peripheral nerves by gadofluorine M-enhanced magnetic resonance imaging
    Carsten Wessig
    Department of Neurology, Julius Maximilians Universitat, Josef Schneider Str 11, D 97080 Wurzburg, Germany
    Exp Neurol 204:14-9. 2007
    ....
  50. ncbi request reprint Assessment of lesion evolution in experimental autoimmune neuritis by gadofluorine M-enhanced MR neurography
    Guido Stoll
    Department of Neurology, Julius Maximilians Universitat, Josef Schneider Str 11, D 97080 Wurzburg, Germany
    Exp Neurol 197:150-6. 2006
    ..In conclusion, Gf-enhanced MR neurography opens a new avenue for monitoring nerve damage in-vivo during an immune attack...
  51. ncbi request reprint A new reproducible model of an epidural mass lesion in rodents. Part I: Characterization by neurophysiological monitoring, magnetic resonance imaging, and histopathological analysis
    Ralf Burger
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Wurzburg, Germany
    J Neurosurg 97:1410-8. 2002
    ..The goal of this study was to characterize a new model of an epidural mass lesion in rodents by means of neurophysiological monitoring, magnetic resonance imaging, and histopathological analysis...
  52. ncbi request reprint Spontaneous regression of experimental gliomas--an immunohistochemical and MRI study of the C6 glioma spheroid implantation model
    Giles H Vince
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Wuerzburg, Germany
    Exp Neurol 190:478-85. 2004
    ..The present study systematically investigates the long-term course of orthotopically implanted C6 spheroid gliomas...
  53. ncbi request reprint MRI of peripheral nerve degeneration and regeneration: correlation with electrophysiology and histology
    Martin Bendszus
    Department of Neuroradiology, University of Wurzburg, Wurzburg, Germany
    Exp Neurol 188:171-7. 2004
    ..MR findings in denervation and reinnervation parallel the electrophysiological changes. Thus, MRI is a promising diagnostic tool for the early detection of acute axonal nerve lesions and monitoring of nerve regeneration...
  54. ncbi request reprint A new self-expanding nitinol stent (Enterprise) for the treatment of wide-necked intracranial aneurysms: initial clinical and angiographic results in 31 aneurysms
    Werner Weber
    Department of Radiology and Neuroradiology, Alfried Krupp Hospital, Essen, Germany
    Neuroradiology 49:555-61. 2007
    ..We report the results of a prospective clinical study using a new self-expanding nitinol stent (Enterprise) designed for the treatment of wide-necked intracranial aneurysms...
  55. ncbi request reprint In vivo monitoring of macrophage infiltration in experimental ischemic brain lesions by magnetic resonance imaging
    Christoph Kleinschnitz
    Department of Neurology, Julius Maximilians Universitat Wurzburg, Germany
    J Cereb Blood Flow Metab 23:1356-61. 2003
    ..In conclusion, we have shown by in vivo monitoring that macrophages enter photothrombotic infarcts at late stages of infarct development, suggesting a role in tissue remodeling rather than neuronal injury...
  56. ncbi request reprint Models for angiogenesis in gliomas
    Roland H Goldbrunner
    Department of Neurosurgery, Grosshadern Hospital, Ludwig Maximilians, University of Munich, 81377 Munich, Germany
    Cancer Treat Res 117:115-35. 2004
    ..Finally, it is essentially to recognize the limitations of each model considered and to select that model which seems to be most appropriate for the objectives to be investigated...
  57. ncbi request reprint The LVIS Jr. microstent to assist coil embolization of wide-neck intracranial aneurysms: clinical study to assess safety and efficacy
    M Möhlenbruch
    Department of Neuroradiology, University of Heidelberg Medical Center, Im Neuenheimer Feld 400, 69120, Heidelberg, Germany
    Neuroradiology 56:389-95. 2014
    ..This study was aimed to assess clinical safety and efficacy of the LVIS Jr. microstent in stent-assisted coil embolization of wide-neck intracranial aneurysms...
  58. ncbi request reprint Gadofluorine M enhancement allows more sensitive detection of inflammatory CNS lesions than T2-w imaging: a quantitative MRI study
    Martin Bendszus
    Department of Neuroradiology, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Brain 131:2341-52. 2008
    ..These unique features of Gadofluorine M in visualizing inflammatory CNS lesions hold promise for future clinical development in multiple sclerosis...
  59. ncbi request reprint Cytokine profile of iron-laden macrophages: implications for cellular magnetic resonance imaging
    Ines Siglienti
    Department of Neurology, Julius Maximilians Universitat, Josef Schneider Str 11, 97080 Wurzburg, Germany
    J Neuroimmunol 173:166-73. 2006
    ..During macrophage interaction with T-cells IL-12p40 secretion was inhibited. Based on our in vitro findings, potential immunomodulatory effects of SPIO/USPIO particles in vivo warrant further investigation...
  60. ncbi request reprint In vivo detection of developing vessel occlusion in photothrombotic ischemic brain lesions in the rat by iron particle enhanced MRI
    Christoph Kleinschnitz
    Department of Neurology, Julius Maximilians Universitat Wurzburg, Wurzburg, Germany
    J Cereb Blood Flow Metab 25:1548-55. 2005
    ..This new imaging technique may aid to evaluate antithrombotic treatment strategies in the future...
  61. ncbi request reprint MR imaging in the differential diagnosis of neurogenic foot drop
    Martin Bendszus
    Department of Neuroradiology, University of Wurzburg, Wurzburg, Germany
    AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 24:1283-9. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the utility of MR imaging in the diagnosis of neurogenic muscle disorders compared with that of clinical and electrophysiologic examination...
  62. ncbi request reprint Iron particles enhance visualization of experimental gliomas with high-resolution sonography
    Ingo Nolte
    Department of Neuroradiology, University of Wurzburg, Germany
    AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 26:1469-74. 2005
    ....
  63. ncbi request reprint Neurophysiological monitoring, magnetic resonance imaging, and histological assays confirm the beneficial effects of moderate hypothermia after epidural focal mass lesion development in rodents
    Ralf Burger
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Regensburg, Regensburg, Germany
    Neurosurgery 54:701-11; discussion 711-2. 2004
    ..To assess the effects of moderate intraischemic hypothermia on neurophysiological parameters in an epidural balloon compression model in rats and to correlate the results with magnetic resonance imaging and histological findings...
  64. ncbi request reprint Imaging of peripheral nerve lesions
    Martin Koltzenburg
    Institute of Child Health, University College London, London, UK
    Curr Opin Neurol 17:621-6. 2004
    ....
  65. ncbi request reprint Endovascular occlusion of aneurysms using a new bioactive coil: a matched pair analysis with bare platinum coils
    Martin Bendszus
    Stroke 38:2855-7. 2007
    ..To assess safety and efficacy data of a new bioactive coil (Cerecyte) which is loaded with polyglycolic acid on the inside of the coil...
  66. ncbi request reprint Is the disruption of the blood-brain barrier a prerequisite for cellular infiltration in autoimmune encephalitis?
    Martin Bendszus
    Brain 128:E25. 2005
  67. doi request reprint Thoracic outlet syndrome in 3T MR neurography-fibrous bands causing discernible lesions of the lower brachial plexus
    P Baumer
    Department of Neuroradiology, Heidelberg University Hospital, Im Neuenheimer Feld 400, 69120, Heidelberg, Germany
    Eur Radiol 24:756-61. 2014
    ..To investigate whether targeted magnetic resonance neurography (MRN) of the brachial plexus can visualise fibrous bands compressing the brachial plexus and directly detect injury in plexus nerve fascicles...
  68. doi request reprint Stent design lowers angiographic but not clinical adverse events in stenting of symptomatic intracranial stenosis - results of a single center study with 100 consecutive patients
    S Rohde
    Department of Neuroradiology, University of Heidelberg Medical Center, Heidelberg, Germany
    Int J Stroke 8:87-94. 2013
    ..Comparing safety and technical success of balloon-expandable stents and self-expanding stents for intracranial angioplasty and stenting in medically refractory intracranial atherosclerotic disease in a single center series...
  69. doi request reprint Neuroradiological response criteria for high-grade gliomas
    K Lutz
    Department of Neuroradiology, University of Heidelberg Medical Center, Im Neuenheimer Feld 400, 69120, Heidelberg, Germany
    Clin Neuroradiol 21:199-205. 2011
    ..Further research is needed to study new imaging techniques, such as perfusion and diffusion-weighted imaging and to investigate and incorporate these for routine tumor response criteria...
  70. ncbi request reprint Experimental nerve imaging at 1.5-T
    Ingo Nolte
    Department of Neuroradiology, Medical Faculty Mannheim of the University of Heidelberg, Theodor Kutzer Ufer 1 3, 68167 Mannheim, Germany
    Methods 43:21-8. 2007
    ..g., blood vessels. Furthermore, we give an overview on different types of contrast agents used for peripheral nerve MR imaging and MR findings in selected experimental models of rat peripheral nerve injury...
  71. ncbi request reprint Muscle magnetic resonance imaging of denervation and reinnervation: correlation with electrophysiology and histology
    Carsten Wessig
    Department of Neurology, University of Wurzburg, 97080 Wurzburg, Germany
    Exp Neurol 185:254-61. 2004
    ..The pathophysiological basis for the MR relaxation time changes is predominantly the enlargement of the capillary bed...
  72. doi request reprint Blocking of platelets or intrinsic coagulation pathway-driven thrombosis does not prevent cerebral infarctions induced by photothrombosis
    Christoph Kleinschnitz
    Department of Neurology, University of Wurzburg, Germany
    Stroke 39:1262-8. 2008
    ..Although the ensuing activation of platelets is well established, their contribution for thrombosis and tissue damage has not formally been proved...
  73. pmc Targeting coagulation factor XII provides protection from pathological thrombosis in cerebral ischemia without interfering with hemostasis
    Christoph Kleinschnitz
    Department of Neurology, Institute for Clinical Biochemistry and Pathobiochemistry, University of Wurzburg, 97080 Wurzburg, Germany
    J Exp Med 203:513-8. 2006
    ..As FXII appears to be instrumental in pathologic fibrin formation but dispensable for hemostasis, FXII inhibition may offer a selective and safe strategy for preventing stroke and other thromboembolic diseases...
  74. ncbi request reprint Protocol for MRI monitoring of orthotopic glioma growth in the rat brain
    Roland H Goldbrunner
    Department of Neurosurgery, Grosshadern Hospital, Ludwig Maximilians, University of Munich, 81377 Munich, Germany
    Cancer Treat Res 117:139-40. 2004
  75. ncbi request reprint PTK787/ZK222584, an inhibitor of vascular endothelial growth factor receptor tyrosine kinases, decreases glioma growth and vascularization
    Roland H Goldbrunner
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Munich, Munich, Germany
    Neurosurgery 55:426-32; discussion 432. 2004
    ..The aim of this study was to test the efficacy of PTK787/ZK222584, an inhibitor of vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) receptor tyrosine kinases, on VEGF-dependent glioma vascularization and growth...
  76. ncbi request reprint Balloon-assisted coil embolization. "Surgical clip application should be considered as a first treatment option in large and wide-necked aneurysms"
    Martin Bendszus
    J Neurosurg 106:734-5; author reply 735. 2007
  77. doi request reprint Stent retriever technology: concept, application and initial results
    S Rohde
    Department of Neuroradiology, University of Heidelberg Medical Centre, Heidelberg, Germany
    J Neurointerv Surg 4:455-8. 2012
    ..This article reviews the concept and technical aspects of this new technique of endovascular stroke treatment and summarizes the first clinical results...
  78. ncbi request reprint Proximal stent fixation of fractured coils: technical note
    Ansgar Schütz
    Department of Neuroradiology, University of Wurzburg, Josef Schneider Strasse 11, 97080, Wurzburg, Germany
    Neuroradiology 47:874-8. 2005
    ..This procedure was technically feasible in all cases and no clinical complications were encountered. We suggest this new technique as a treatment option in cases of fractured coils...
  79. doi request reprint Treatment of a wide-necked aneurysm of the anterior cerebral artery using two Enterprise stents in "Y"-configuration stenting technique and coil embolization: a technical note
    Stefan Rohde
    Department of Neuroradiology, University of Heidelberg Medical Centre, Im Neuenheimer Feld 400, 69120, Heidelberg, Germany
    Neuroradiology 52:231-5. 2010
    ..We report a 52-year-old woman with recurrence of a wide-necked aneurysm of the anterior cerebral artery that was successfully retreated by stent-assisted coiling using the "Y"-stenting technique with the Enterprise stent system...
  80. ncbi request reprint Targeting platelets in acute experimental stroke: impact of glycoprotein Ib, VI, and IIb/IIIa blockade on infarct size, functional outcome, and intracranial bleeding
    Christoph Kleinschnitz
    Department of Neurology, University of Wurzburg, Wurzburg, Germany
    Circulation 115:2323-30. 2007
    ..In the present study, we addressed the pathogenic role of GPIb, GPVI, and the aggregation receptor GPIIb/IIIa in experimental stroke in mice...
  81. ncbi request reprint Computed tomographically-controlled injection of botulinum toxin into the longus colli muscle in severe anterocollis
    Birgit Herting
    Department of Neurology, Carl Gustav Carus University, Dresden, Germany
    Mov Disord 19:588-90. 2004
    ..Repeated computed tomographically controlled injections of botulinum toxin into the right longus colli muscle allowed a precise location of the needle and injection of the toxin, leading to clear improvement of symptoms...
  82. ncbi request reprint Iron-enhanced MRI in ischemic stroke: intravascular trapping versus cellular inflammation
    Martin Bendszus
    Stroke 38:e12; author reply e13. 2007
  83. ncbi request reprint Manifestations of early brain recovery associated with abstinence from alcoholism
    Andreas J Bartsch
    University of Wurzburg, Department of Neuroradiology, Wurzburg, Germany
    Brain 130:36-47. 2007
    ..Further understanding of the precise mechanisms of this recovery may become a valuable model of brain regeneration with relevance for other disorders...
  84. ncbi request reprint Magnetic resonance neurography for the diagnosis of extrapelvic sciatic endometriosis
    Mirko Pham
    Department of Neuroradiology, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Fertil Steril 94:351.e11-4. 2010
    ..To illustrate magnetic resonance neurography findings of severe sciatic injury and muscle denervation related to deep gluteal endometriosis at the sciatic notch...
  85. pmc Leftward lateralization of auditory cortex underlies holistic sound perception in Williams syndrome
    Martina Wengenroth
    Department of Neuroradiology, University of Heidelberg Medical School, Heidelberg, Germany
    PLoS ONE 5:e12326. 2010
    ..Since WS subjects had only minor musical training due to psychomotor constraints we hypothesized that any changes compared to the control group would reflect the contribution of genetic factors to auditory processing and musicality...
  86. ncbi request reprint Neurologic complications after particle embolization of intracranial meningiomas
    Martin Bendszus
    Department of Neuroradiology, University of Wurzburg, Germany
    AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 26:1413-9. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the frequency of procedure-related neurologic complications during and after particle embolization of intracranial meningiomas...
  87. ncbi request reprint In vivo molecular imaging of adhesion molecules in experimental autoimmune encephalomyelitis (EAE)
    Ralf A Linker
    Clinical Research Group for Multiple Sclerosis, Department of Neurology, Julius Maximilians Universitat Wurzburg, Josef Schneider Strasse 11, Germany
    J Autoimmun 25:199-205. 2005
    ..Based on these data, quantitative molecular imaging of adhesion molecules by SPAQ-enhanced ultrasound proves to be a safe and reliable technology to monitor changes at the BBB in vivo...
  88. ncbi request reprint Moderate hypothermia improves neurobehavioral deficits after an epidural focal mass lesion in rodents
    Ralf Burger
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Regensburg, Regensburg, Germany
    J Neurotrauma 20:543-58. 2003
    ..In conclusion, intraischemic hypothermia significantly improved the behavioral outcome, and decreased lesion-induced mortality and the size of the lesion after an epidural focal mass lesion...
  89. ncbi request reprint Magnetic resonance spectroscopic studies of alcoholism: from heavy drinking to alcohol dependence and back again
    Graeme Mason
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 29:150-158. 2005
  90. doi request reprint Arteriovenous malformations of the brain: lessons to learn
    Martin Bendszus
    Stroke 39:741-2. 2008