MR Pediatric Upper Extremity W/WO Protocol

Revised - 8/13/2013
Charge as MRA Upper Extremity W/WO
Coil: Size to Patient
Localizer
(REF scan)
Mode Slice Gap FAT SAT FOV Scan Range
Contrast Injection
SAG
(for arm/forearm)
CE 3D TOF FFE 3D None Fit to Patient Optional: 3D 2-phase MRA. Sagittal plane to reduce motion artifact for arm/forearm.
COR
(for shoulder/subclavian)
T1 FFE 3D None Fit to Patient Optional: 3D 2-phase MRA. Coronal plane for shoulder/sublavian.

Notes: Images must be checked by radiologist or radiology resident before patient leaves.