Avneesh Chhabra

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Affiliation: University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Peripheral MR neurography: approach to interpretation
    Avneesh Chhabra
    The University of Texas Southwestern, 5323 Harry Hines Blvd, Dallas, TX 75390 9178, USA Electronic address
    Neuroimaging Clin N Am 24:79-89. 2014
  2. ncbi request reprint Lower cranial nerves
    Theodoros Soldatos
    The Russell H Morgan Department of Radiology and Radiological Science, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, 601 North Caroline Street, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA Electronic address
    Neuroimaging Clin N Am 24:35-47. 2014
  3. ncbi request reprint Magnetic resonance neurography: technical considerations
    Avneesh Chhabra
    The University of Texas Southwestern, 5323 Harry Hines Blvd, Dallas, TX 75390, USA Electronic address
    Neuroimaging Clin N Am 24:67-78. 2014
  4. doi request reprint The application of three-dimensional diffusion-weighted PSIF technique in peripheral nerve imaging of the distal extremities
    Avneesh Chhabra
    The Russell H Morgan Department of Radiology and Radiological Science, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    J Magn Reson Imaging 34:962-7. 2011
  5. pmc High resolution imaging of tunnels by magnetic resonance neurography
    Ty K Subhawong
    The Russell H Morgan Department of Radiology and Radiological Science, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, 601 N Caroline Street, Room 4214, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Skeletal Radiol 41:15-31. 2012
  6. doi request reprint High-resolution 3-T MR neurography of the lumbosacral plexus
    Theodoros Soldatos
    Russell H Morgan Department of Radiology and Radiological Science and Department of Plastic Surgery, Johns Hopkins Hospital, 601 N Caroline St, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Radiographics 33:967-87. 2013
  7. doi request reprint High-resolution MR neurography: evaluation before repeat tarsal tunnel surgery
    Avneesh Chhabra
    Russell H Morgan Department of Radiology and Radiological Science, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 197:175-83. 2011
  8. doi request reprint 3T magnetic resonance neurography of tibial nerve pathologies
    Majid Chalian
    Russell H Morgan Department of Radiology and Radiological Science, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    J Neuroimaging 23:296-310. 2013
  9. doi request reprint Magnetic resonance neurography of common peroneal (fibular) neuropathy
    Pearlene P Lee
    Russell H Morgan Department of Radiology and Radiological Science, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    J Comput Assist Tomogr 36:455-61. 2012
  10. doi request reprint High-resolution 3-T MR neurography of peroneal neuropathy
    Avneesh Chhabra
    The Russell H Morgan Department of Radiology and Radiological Science, Johns Hopkins Hospital, 601 North Caroline Street, JHOC 3262, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Skeletal Radiol 41:257-71. 2012

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Publications42

  1. ncbi request reprint Peripheral MR neurography: approach to interpretation
    Avneesh Chhabra
    The University of Texas Southwestern, 5323 Harry Hines Blvd, Dallas, TX 75390 9178, USA Electronic address
    Neuroimaging Clin N Am 24:79-89. 2014
    ..This article outlines the systematic, stepwise approach to its interpretation and a brief discussion of the imaging pitfalls. ..
  2. ncbi request reprint Lower cranial nerves
    Theodoros Soldatos
    The Russell H Morgan Department of Radiology and Radiological Science, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, 601 North Caroline Street, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA Electronic address
    Neuroimaging Clin N Am 24:35-47. 2014
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Magnetic resonance neurography: technical considerations
    Avneesh Chhabra
    The University of Texas Southwestern, 5323 Harry Hines Blvd, Dallas, TX 75390, USA Electronic address
    Neuroimaging Clin N Am 24:67-78. 2014
    ..In addition, a guide to the optimal use of high-resolution and high-contrast MRN technique is provided, which will aid clinicians in attaining a good-quality examination. ..
  4. doi request reprint The application of three-dimensional diffusion-weighted PSIF technique in peripheral nerve imaging of the distal extremities
    Avneesh Chhabra
    The Russell H Morgan Department of Radiology and Radiological Science, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    J Magn Reson Imaging 34:962-7. 2011
    ..To evaluate whether the addition of the three-dimensional diffusion-weighted reversed fast imaging with steady state free precession (3D DW-PSIF) sequence improves the identification of peripheral nerves in the distal extremities...
  5. pmc High resolution imaging of tunnels by magnetic resonance neurography
    Ty K Subhawong
    The Russell H Morgan Department of Radiology and Radiological Science, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, 601 N Caroline Street, Room 4214, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Skeletal Radiol 41:15-31. 2012
    ....
  6. doi request reprint High-resolution 3-T MR neurography of the lumbosacral plexus
    Theodoros Soldatos
    Russell H Morgan Department of Radiology and Radiological Science and Department of Plastic Surgery, Johns Hopkins Hospital, 601 N Caroline St, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Radiographics 33:967-87. 2013
    ....
  7. doi request reprint High-resolution MR neurography: evaluation before repeat tarsal tunnel surgery
    Avneesh Chhabra
    Russell H Morgan Department of Radiology and Radiological Science, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 197:175-83. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to retrospectively determine the accuracy of high-resolution MR neurography (MRN) in presurgical evaluation before repeat tarsal tunnel surgery...
  8. doi request reprint 3T magnetic resonance neurography of tibial nerve pathologies
    Majid Chalian
    Russell H Morgan Department of Radiology and Radiological Science, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    J Neuroimaging 23:296-310. 2013
    ..This review describes the pathologies affecting the TN and illustrates their respective 3 Tesla (T) MRN appearances with relevant case examples...
  9. doi request reprint Magnetic resonance neurography of common peroneal (fibular) neuropathy
    Pearlene P Lee
    Russell H Morgan Department of Radiology and Radiological Science, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    J Comput Assist Tomogr 36:455-61. 2012
    ..To examine diagnostic accuracy of semiquantitative and qualitative magnetic resonance neurography criteria in common peroneal nerve (CPN) neuropathy...
  10. doi request reprint High-resolution 3-T MR neurography of peroneal neuropathy
    Avneesh Chhabra
    The Russell H Morgan Department of Radiology and Radiological Science, Johns Hopkins Hospital, 601 North Caroline Street, JHOC 3262, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Skeletal Radiol 41:257-71. 2012
    ..This article reviews the normal appearance of the CPN as well as typical pathologies and abnormal findings at 3.0-T MR neurography of the lower extremity...
  11. ncbi request reprint High-resolution magnetic resonance-guided posterior femoral cutaneous nerve blocks
    Jan Fritz
    Russell H Morgan Department of Radiology and Radiological Science, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 600 N Wolfe St, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Skeletal Radiol 42:579-86. 2013
    ..To assess the feasibility, technical success, and effectiveness of high-resolution magnetic resonance (MR)-guided posterior femoral cutaneous nerve (PFCN) blocks...
  12. doi request reprint High-resolution 3T MR neurography of suprascapular neuropathy
    Majid Chalian
    Russell H Morgan Department of Radiology and Radiological Science, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Acad Radiol 18:1049-59. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to illustrate the imaging findings on high-resolution 3T magnetic resonance neurography (MRN) in patients with suprascapular nerve (SSN) neuropathy...
  13. doi request reprint Magnetic resonance neurography of median neuropathies proximal to the carpal tunnel
    Gaurav K Thawait
    The Russell H Morgan Department of Radiology and Radiological Science, Johns Hopkins Hospital, 601 N Caroline Street, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Skeletal Radiol 41:623-32. 2012
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  14. doi request reprint Plexiform nerve sheath tumor or vascular malformation--role of advanced MR neurography and diffusion tensor imaging
    Sahar Jalali-Farahani
    Russell H Morgan Department of Radiology and Radiological Science, 601 N Caroline St, JHOC 3262, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Skeletal Radiol 42:1007-10. 2013
    ..Three Tesla magnetic resonance neurography with high-resolution anatomic and advanced functional diffusion tensor imaging was helpful in evaluating full extent of the lesion and characterizing its internal architecture...
  15. doi request reprint High-resolution 3T MR neurography of radial neuropathy
    Neda Faridian-Aragh
    The Russell H Morgan Department of Radiology and Radiological Science, Johns Hopkins Hospital, 601 North Caroline Street, JHOC 3262, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    J Neuroradiol 38:265-74. 2011
    ..This article reviews the 3 Tesla magnetic resonance neurography imaging of radial nerve anatomy and various pathologies affecting it with relevant case examples...
  16. doi request reprint 3-T high-resolution MR neurography of sciatic neuropathy
    Avneesh Chhabra
    Russell H Morgan Department of Radiology and Radiological Science, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 198:W357-64. 2012
    ..The purpose of this case-control study was to evaluate whether a quantitative and qualitative analysis of the sciatic nerves and regional skeletal muscles increases the accuracy of MRN in detecting sciatic neuropathy...
  17. doi request reprint MR neurography: past, present, and future
    Avneesh Chhabra
    The Russell H Morgan Department of Radiology and Radiological Science, Johns Hopkins Hospital, 601 N Caroline St, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 197:583-91. 2011
    ..This article reviews the historic perspective of MRN, the current imaging trends of this modality, and the future directions and applications that have shown potential for improved imaging and diagnostic capabilities...
  18. ncbi request reprint Patellofemoral friction syndrome: magnetic resonance imaging correlation of morphologic and T2 cartilage imaging
    Ty K Subhawong
    From the Department of Radiology, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Jackson Memorial Hospital, Miami, FL The Russell H Morgan Department of Radiology and Radiological Science, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD Siemens Medical Solutions, Malvern, PA Siemens Healthcare, Erlangen, Germany and Department of Radiology, University of Texas Southwestern, Dallas, TX
    J Comput Assist Tomogr 38:308-12. 2014
    ..This study aimed to investigate whether patellofemoral T2 cartilage changes are associated with lateral patellofemoral friction syndrome (PFS), as indicated by an edema-like signal within the superolateral infrapatellar (Hoffa) fat pad...
  19. ncbi request reprint Magnetic resonance neurography research: evaluation of its effectiveness
    Gaurav K Thawait
    Musculoskeletal Radiology Section, The Russell H Morgan Department of Radiology and Radiological Science, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, 601 North Caroline Street, JHOC 5168, Baltimore, MD 21202, USA
    Neuroimaging Clin N Am 24:257-61. 2014
    ..This article reviews the various tiers of research available to assess the clinical value of a diagnostic modality with an emphasis on how to evaluate the impact of MRN on diagnostic thinking and therapeutic decisions. ..
  20. ncbi request reprint Magnetic resonance neurography-guided nerve blocks for the diagnosis and treatment of chronic pelvic pain syndrome
    Jan Fritz
    Musculoskeletal Radiology, The Russell H Morgan Department of Radiology and Radiological Science, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, 600 N Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA Electronic address
    Neuroimaging Clin N Am 24:211-34. 2014
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  21. doi request reprint Spectrum of high-resolution MRI findings in diabetic neuropathy
    Rashmi S Thakkar
    The Russell H Morgan Department of Radiology and Radiological Science, Johns Hopkins Hospital, 601 N Caroline St, JHOC 5168, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 199:407-12. 2012
    ....
  22. doi request reprint MR evaluation of synovial injury in shoulder trauma
    Majid Chalian
    Russell H Morgan Department of Radiology and Radiological Science, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, 601 North Caroline Street, Room 4214, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Emerg Radiol 18:395-402. 2011
    ..The presence of these features should alert MRI readers to assess for additional trauma-related internal derangements, if a respective history has not been provided...
  23. doi request reprint 3T MR neurography using three-dimensional diffusion-weighted PSIF: technical issues and advantages
    Avneesh Chhabra
    The Russell H Morgan Department of Radiology and Radiological Science, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, 601 North Caroline Street, Room 4214, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Skeletal Radiol 40:1355-60. 2011
    ..The authors describe the technical issues and their initial experience with this imaging technique employed for peripheral MR neurography...
  24. doi request reprint Multimodality correlations of patellar height measurement on X-ray, CT, and MRI
    Pearlene P Lee
    Russell H Morgan Department of Radiology and Radiological Science, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 601 North Caroline Street, JHOC 3262, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Skeletal Radiol 41:1309-14. 2012
    ..To investigate whether the universally accepted range of normal patellar height ratios derived from radiography for the Insall-Salvati (IS) and Blackburne-Peel (BP) methods could be similarly applied to both CT and MRI...
  25. doi request reprint Magnetic resonance imaging of musculoskeletal infections: systematic diagnostic assessment and key points
    Theodoros Soldatos
    Russell H Morgan Department of Radiology and Radiological Science, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Acad Radiol 19:1434-43. 2012
    ..This article describes the MRI features along the full spectrum of musculoskeletal infections and provides several illustrative case examples...
  26. doi request reprint Sciatic nerve tumor and tumor-like lesions - uncommon pathologies
    Vibhor Wadhwa
    The Russell H Morgan Department of Radiology and Radiological Science, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Skeletal Radiol 41:763-74. 2012
    ..In this article, the authors discuss normal anatomy of the sciatic nerve and MRI findings of the above-mentioned lesions...
  27. ncbi request reprint Anatomic considerations, nomenclature, and advanced cross-sectional imaging techniques for visualization of the cranial nerve segments by MR imaging
    Ari M Blitz
    Division of Neuroradiology, The Russell H Morgan Department of Radiology and Radiologic Science, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Phipps B 100, 600 North Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA Electronic address
    Neuroimaging Clin N Am 24:1-15. 2014
    ..This article proposes a segmental classification and corresponding nomenclature for imaging evaluation of the cranial nerves and reviews technical considerations and applicable literature. ..
  28. ncbi request reprint Spectrum of superficial nerve-related tumor and tumor-like lesions: MRI features
    Vibhor Wadhwa
    The Russell H Morgan Department of Radiology and Radiological Science, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Acta Radiol 55:345-58. 2014
    ..In this article, the authors discuss the entire spectrum of these lesions and also outline a systemic diagnostic approach. ..
  29. pmc Prediction of transitional lumbosacral anatomy on magnetic resonance imaging of the lumbar spine
    Majid Chalian
    Majid Chalian, Theodoros Soldatos, John A Carrino, Avneesh Chhabra, Russell H Morgan Department of Radiology and Radiological Science, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD 21287, United States
    World J Radiol 4:97-101. 2012
    ..To evaluate two simple angle measurements for predicting lumbosacral transitional vertebra (LSTV) in magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) studies of the spine...
  30. doi request reprint Current perspectives on the advantages of 3-T MR imaging of the wrist
    Avneesh Chhabra
    Russell H Morgan Department of Radiology and Radiological Science, Johns Hopkins Hospital, 601 N Caroline St, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Radiographics 32:879-96. 2012
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  31. doi request reprint 3 Tesla MR neurography--technique, interpretation, and pitfalls
    Avneesh Chhabra
    Russell H Morgan Department of Radiology and Radiological Science, Johns Hopkins Hospital, 601 North Caroline Street, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Skeletal Radiol 40:1249-60. 2011
    ..The authors also describe the high-resolution MR neurography technique on 3T MRI, along with the approach to its interpretation that has evolved at one institution...
  32. doi request reprint Soft-tissue lesions: when can we exclude sarcoma?
    Avneesh Chhabra
    Russell H Morgan Department of Radiology and Radiological Science, Johns Hopkins Hospital, 601 N Caroline St, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 199:1345-57. 2012
    ..Characterization of a lesion as benign or indeterminate is the most important step toward optimal treatment and avoidance of unnecessary biopsy or surgical intervention...
  33. ncbi request reprint The role of magnetic resonance neurography in the postoperative management of peripheral nerve injuries
    Pablo A Baltodano
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, 601 North Caroline Street, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Neuroimaging Clin N Am 24:235-44. 2014
    ..This article describes the role of available methods, such as clinical assessment, electrophysiologic studies, and magnetic resonance neurography in the postoperative evaluation of peripheral nerve repairs. ..
  34. ncbi request reprint Magnetic resonance neurography of peripheral nerve tumors and tumorlike conditions
    Shivani Ahlawat
    The Russell H Morgan Department of Radiology and Radiological Science, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, 601 N Caroline Street, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Neuroimaging Clin N Am 24:171-92. 2014
    ..This article reviews the typical magnetic resonance neurography imaging appearances of neurogenic as well as nonneurogenic neoplasms and tumorlike lesions of peripheral nerves, with emphasis on distinguishing factors. ..
  35. doi request reprint 3-Tesla magnetic resonance imaging evaluation of posterior tibial tendon dysfunction with relevance to clinical staging
    Avneesh Chhabra
    Department of Radiology and Radiological Science, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    J Foot Ankle Surg 50:320-8. 2011
    ..In addition, the reader will gain knowledge of the expected pathologic findings on MRI, as they are related to clinical staging of PTT dysfunction...
  36. ncbi request reprint Cartilage magnetic resonance imaging techniques at 3 T: current status and future directions
    Rashmi S Thakkar
    Russell H Morgan Department of Radiology and Radiological Science, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Top Magn Reson Imaging 22:71-81. 2011
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  37. pmc MR Neurography: Advances
    Avneesh Chhabra
    Musculoskeletal Radiology Section, Russell H Morgan Department of Radiology and Radiological Science, Johns Hopkins University Hospital, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Radiol Res Pract 2013:809568. 2013
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  38. doi request reprint Spine segmentation and enumeration and normal variants
    Gaurav K Thawait
    Musculoskeletal Radiology, The Russell H Morgan Department of Radiology and Radiological Science, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Radiol Clin North Am 50:587-98. 2012
    ..The authors supplement this topic with a discussion of normal variants...
  39. doi request reprint Magnetic resonance neurography-surgical correlation of neurologic thoracic outlet syndrome
    Pearlene P Lee
    Russell H Morgan Department of Radiology and Radiological Science, Johns Hopkins Medical Institution, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Microsurgery 31:662-5. 2011
    ..The authors report the findings on 3 T MRN with surgical correlation in a rare case of neurologic TOS caused by anomalous costal pseudoarthrosis...
  40. doi request reprint High-resolution 3-T MR neurography of femoral neuropathy
    Avneesh Chhabra
    The Russell H Morgan Department of Radiology and Radiological Science, Johns Hopkins Hospital, 601 N Caroline St, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 198:3-10. 2012
    ..High-resolution 3-T MR neurography (MRN) is being increasingly used for peripheral nerve evaluation because it complements information gained from electrodiagnostic testing...
  41. pmc A systematised MRI approach to evaluating the patellofemoral joint
    Avneesh Chhabra
    The Russell H Morgan Department of Radiology and Radiological Science, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, 601 N Caroline Street, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Skeletal Radiol 40:375-87. 2011
    ..This article focuses on how to systematically approach, detect, and emphasize the importance of these findings in the diagnosis of patellofemoral tracking and impingement syndromes with relevant case examples...
  42. doi request reprint MR neurography findings of soleal sling entrapment
    Avneesh Chhabra
    Russell H Morgan Department of Radiology and Radiological Science, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 196:W290-7. 2011
    ....