MR Pediatric Brain & Orbits W/WO 2-9 yrs

Revised 3/4/2011
Charge for Brain W/WO and Orbits W/WO
0 Months to 2 Years - 3mm Slices, 1mm Gap
2 Years to 9 Years- 4mm Slices 1mm Gap
Above 9 years use Adult Protocol
Head Coil
Localizer
(REF scan)
Mode Slice Gap FAT SAT FOV Scan Range
SAG T1 TSE 4mm 1mm None 20cm Scalp to Scalp
AXIAL T2 TSE 4mm 1mm None 20cm Angle to Corpus- Skull Base to Vertex
AXIAL T1 TSE 4mm 1mm None 20cm Angle to Corpus- Skull Base to Vertex
AXIAL DWI 2mm Voxel SE EPI 3mm 0.3 SPIR 20cm Angle to Corpus- Skull Base to Vertex
COR T1 ORBITS PRE TSE 2mm 0.5mm None 16cm Lens to Mid Pons
COR T2 STIR ORBITS TSE 2mm 0.5mm STIR 16cm Lens to Mid Pons
AXIAL T1 ORBITS PRE TSE 2mm 0.5mm NONE 16cm Hard Palate to 1cm Above Orbits
AXIAL T2 ORBITS fs TSE 2mm 0.5mm SPIR 16cm Hard Palate to 1cm Above Orbits
CONTRAST INJECTION
Localizer
(REF scan)
Mode Slice Gap FAT SAT FOV Scan Range
COR FLAIR TSE 4mm 1mm None 20cm Whole Brain
AXIAL T1 ORBITS fs TSE 2mm 0.5mm SPIR 16cm Hard Palate to 1cm Above Orbits
COR T1 ORBITS fs TSE 2mm 0.5mm SPIR 16cm Lens to Mid Pons
AXIAL T1 TSE 4mm 1mm None 20cm Whole Brain
R OBL SAG T1 ORBITS PRE TSE 2mm 0.5mm SPIR 16cm Angle to R Optic Nerve
L OBL SAG T1 ORBITS fs TSE 2mm 0.5mm SPIR 16cm Angle to L Optic Nerve
Notes: All Peds cases must be checked by Rad prior to removing patient from table.
MR Peds brain & orbits w/wo 0-2 yrs old
MR Peds brain & orbits w/wo 0-2 yrs old
MR Peds brain & orbits w/wo 0-2 yrs old
MR Peds brain & orbits w/wo 0-2 yrs old
MR Peds brain & orbits w/wo 0-2 yrs old