MR Adult Elbow Arthrogram WO Protocol

Revised - 9/22/2011

Charge as Elbow Arthrogram WO

3T Scanner Only. Use Knee/Flex Coil
Localizer
(REF scan)
Mode Slice Gap FAT SAT FOV Scan Range
AXIAL T1 Fat Sat TSE 3mm 0.5mm SPAIR 14cm 4cm Above/ Below Elbow Joint
AXIAL Mid TE=40
T2 FAT SAT
TSE 3mm 0.5mm SPAIR 14cm 4cm Above/ Below Elbow Joint
COR T1 TSE 3mm 0.5mm None 14cm Angle to Distal Humeral Condyles
COR T1 Fat Sat TSE 3mm 0.5mm SPAIR 14cm
COR T2 STIR (TE=40) TSE 3mm 0.5mm STIR 14cm Angle to Distal Humeral Condyles
SAG T1 Fat Sat TSE 3mm 0.5mm SPAIR 14cm Angle to Distal Humeral Condyles
Notes: USE REST SLAB PROXIMAL TO ELBOW TO REDUCE FLOW AND PULSITILE MOTION

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