Diagnostic accuracy of MRI in perianal Crohn's disease

Chiara Villa

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In the last decades, the role of magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) in the evaluation of perianal disease has been investigated and its accuracy in the diagnosis of anal fistulas is now well established, especially in patients with Crohn's disease (CD). Today, MRI is considered the gold standard for the imaging of anal fistulas [1,2].

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationImaging of Perianal Inflammatory Diseases
PublisherSpringer-Verlag Italia s.r.l.
Number of pages3
ISBN (Print)9788847028470, 8847028469, 9788847028463
Publication statusPublished - Aug 1 2013

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)
  • Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology(all)


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