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Fat infiltration on magnetic resonance imaging of the sacroiliac joints has limited diagnostic utility in nonradiographic axial spondyloarthritis.

Authors
  • Weber, Ulrich
  • Pedersen, Susanne J
  • Zubler, Veronika
  • Rufibach, Kaspar
  • Chan, Stanley M
  • Lambert, Robert G W
  • Østergaard, Mikkel
  • Maksymowych, Walter P
Type
Published Article
Journal
The Journal of rheumatology
Publication Date
Jan 01, 2014
Volume
41
Issue
1
Pages
75–83
Identifiers
DOI: 10.3899/jrheum.130568
PMID: 24293572
Source
Medline
Keywords
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Abstract

SIJ FI per se was not of clinical utility in recognition of nr-axSpA. Distinct border or homogeneity of FI on SIJ MRI showed small to moderate diagnostic utility in nr-axSpA, but were strongly associated with concomitant BME or erosion, highlighting the contextual interpretation of SIJ MRI.

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