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Measurement of regional cerebral blood volume by computerized axial tomography.
  1. G Ladurner,
  2. E Zilkha,
  3. D Iliff,
  4. G H du Boulay,
  5. J Marshall

    Abstract

    Computerized tomography has been used for the estimation of regional cerebral blood volume in a group of 18 patients. Sodium iothalamate was injected intravenously (1.75 ml/kg) to increase the absorption of x-rays in the cerebral circulation. A mean value of 5.7 ml/100 g was found for the cortex and 5.1 for tha thalamus.

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