MR Adult Brain WO

Revised 5/31/2012
Charge as Brain WO- If MRA is performed, Charge as Brain WO with MRA
Head Coil
Localizer
(REF scan)
Mode Slice Gap FAT SAT FOV Scan Range
SAG T1 TSE 4mm 1mm None 23cm Scalp to Scalp
AXIAL T2 TSE 4mm 1mm None 23cm Angle to Corpus- Skull Base to Vertex
AXIAL T1 TSE 4mm 1mm None 23cm Angle to Corpus- Skull Base to Vertex
AXIAL T2* GRE GRE 4mm 1mm 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
COR FLAIR TSE 4mm 1mm None 23cm Frontal through Occipital Bone
COW

3D TOF

3D FFE 1mm 0mm None 20cm Optional: On any patient that states Trigeminal Neuralgia, Facial pain, facial nerve palsy, 7th nerve, facial tic, please make sure that the MRA COW and the BFFE sequences are ran on these patients from the Burchiel MVD protocol. COW ONLY- INCLUDE PICA
Axial Balanced FFE BFFE 0.58mm 0mm None 18cm Optional: On any patient that states Trigeminal Neuralgia, Facial pain, facial nerve palsy, 7th nerve, facial tic, please make sure that the MRA COW and the BFFE sequences are ran on these patients from the Burchiel MVD protocol. Skull Base to Top of Pons Craniocaudally
MR Adult Brain WO