MR Adult MS Brain W/WO Protocol

Revised - 10/31/2012
Charge as Brain W/WO
Head Coil - 3T Only
Localizer
(REF scan)
Mode Slice Gap FAT SAT FOV Scan Range
SAG FLAIR TSE 3mm 0.3mm None 23cm Scalp to Scalp
AXIAL T2 TSE 3mm 0.3mm None 23cm Angle to Corpus- Skull Base to Vertex
AXIAL T1 TSE 3mm 0.3mm None 23cm Angle to Corpus- Skull Base to Vertex
AXIAL FLAIR TSE 3mm 0.3mm None 23cm Angle to Corpus- Skull Base to Vertex
AXIAL DWI 2mm Voxel SE EPI 3mm 0.3mm SPIR 23cm Angle to Corpus- Skull Base to Vertex
Contrast Injection
AXIAL T1 TSE 3mm 0.3mm None 23cm Angle to Corpus- Skull Base to Vertex               
COR T1 TSE 3mm 0.3mm None 23cm Frontal through Occipital Bone
Notes: On scanner 4, please run the additional sequence 3D FLAIR with coverage beyond the ear tissue to avoid wrap.
MR Adult Brain WO