MR Adult Hip Arthrogram WO Protocol
Revised - 12/5/2011
Charge as Hip Arthrogram WO
Patients are injected in X-ray and are brought to MRI in a wheelchair by the x-ray tech. The screening form should be filled out.
Images must be checked by the MSK radiologist before the patient gets up off the table.
XL Torso Coil
|Mode||Slice||Gap||FAT SAT||FOV||Scan Range|
|AXIAL||T1 Fat Sat||TSE||3mm||0.5mm||SPIR||18cm||Unilateral: Acetabulum to Lesser Trochanter|
|AXIAL OBL||T1 Fat Sat||TSE||3mm||0.5mm||SPIR||18cm||Angle Long Axis of Femoral Neck-->-->|
|SAG||T1 Fat Sat||TSE||3mm||0.5mm||SPIR||18cm||Unilateral: Acetabulum to Greater Trochanter|
|COR||T1 Fat Sat||TSE||3mm||0.5mm||SPIR||18cm||Unilateral: Cover entire hip joint space|
|COR||T1||TSE||3mm||0.5mm||None||18cm||Unilateral: Cover entire hip joint space|
|AXIAL||Mid TE (50-60) T2 Fat Sat||TSE||3mm||0.5mm||SPAIR||35cm||Bilateral for Comparison|
|Notes: Images must be checked by the MSK radiologist before the patient gets off the table.|