Abstract

Magnetic resonance imaging (RM) today represents a methodnon-invasive and accurate imaging to determine levelsof iron in various tissues, even at the myocardial level, and it comesused as a monitoring and management method forthalassemic patients, so that they can recognize earlythose alterations that will then lead to the appearanceof heart failure, or the so-called "cardiomyopathyfrom accumulation of iron".
Original languageItalian
Pages (from-to)396-400
Number of pages5
JournalIL GIORNALE ITALIANO DI RADIOLOGIA MEDICA
Volume3
Publication statusPublished - 2016

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