MR Adult Knee W/WO Protocol

Revised - 1/25/2011
Charge as Knee WO
Knee/ M Flex Coil
Localizer
(REF scan)
Mode Slice Gap FAT SAT FOV Scan Range
AXIAL Mid TE T2 Fat Sat TSE 3mm 0.5mm SPAIR 15cm Cover Infection/Tumor
AXIAL T1 TSE 3mm 0.5mm None 15cm Cover Infection/Tumor
COR T1 TSE 3mm 0.5mm None 15cm Angle to femoral condyles to patella
SAG Mid TE T2 Fat Sat TSE 3mm 0.5mm SPAIR 15cm Angle to lateral condyle
Contrast Injection
AXIAL T1 Fat Sat TSE 3mm 0.5mm SPIR 15cm Cover Infection/Tumor
SAG T1 Fat Sat TSE 3mm 0.5mm SPIR 15cm Angle to lateral condyle
Notes: With metal hardware in area if interest... use STIR instead.


MR Knee WWO