diffusion

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diffusion

the process whereby INNOVATIONS are accepted and used by firms and consumers through imitation, licensing agreements or sale of products and patents.
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On DWI 73% (n=219) lesions showed restricted diffusion (fig-1) while 27% (n=80) lesions showed facilitated diffusion (fig-2).
According to previous reports, it was shown that restricted diffusion in the WD lesions initially followed by facilitated diffusion on the follow-up MRI [18, 19].
C, E: (Post contrast sag and axial images) show intense homogeneous enhancement of the vertebra with enhancing paraspinal and epidural soft tissue components, better seen in axial image F, G: (DWI and ADC images) show facilitated diffusion with ADC value of 2.28 x [10.sup.-3] [mm.sup.2]/s suggesting benign nature.

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