MR Adult/ Pediatric Neuro Carotid Dissection WO Protocol

Revised - 1/7/2014
Charge as MRA NECK WO
Use Adult protocol with smaller FOV/S/G for Pediatric
NV Coil
Localizer
(REF scan)
Mode Slice Gap FAT SAT FOV Scan Range
Axial 2D TOF pre contrast FFE 3mm -1mm None 20cm Aortic Arch to Basilar (Cover Anterior)
Axial T1 FAT SAT TSE 4mm 0.4mm SPIR 20cm Aortic Arch to Basilar (Cover Anterior)
180 SPIN MIP:
  • Bilateral Carotids
  • Right Carotids
  • Left Carotids