UCLA researchers use MR to diagnose chronic traumatic encephalopathy

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UCLA researchers use MR to diagnose chronic traumatic encephalopathy

The only way to diagnose chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE) previously was with an autopsy, but researchers at UCLA have found a way to use MR to diagnose living patients. They developed a software tool that analyzes MR scans and detects shrinkage in several telltale areas of the brain.


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