MR Pediatric MRI/MRA Vascular Malformation W Protocol

Revised - 8/13/2013
Charge as MRI W/WO and MRA W
Coil: Size to patient
Localizer
(REF scan)
Mode Slice Gap FAT SAT FOV Scan Range
AXIAL T1 TSE MV MS 3.5mm 1mm None Fit to Patient Variable
AXIAL T2 TSE MV MS 3.5mm 1mm SPAIR Fit to Patient Variable
COR STIR TSE MV MS 3.5mm 1mm STIR Fit to Patient Variable
AXIAL 2D TOF FFE 2-3 mm 0mm None Fit to Patient Sat band between scan volume and heart
SAG STIR TSE MV MS 3.5mm 1mm STIR Fit to Patient Optional: Only if requested by a radiologist.
Variable scan range
Contrast Injection
AXIAL T1 TSE MV MS 3.5mm 1mm SPIR Fit to Patient Variable
COR T1 TSE MV MS 3.5mm 1mm SPIR Fit to Patient Variable
SAG T1 TSE MV MS 3.5mm 1mm SPIR Fit to Patient Optional: Only if requested by a radiologist.
Variable scan range
Notes: Scan range will depend on location and extent of vascular malformation. If not specified in order, please consult radiologist after localizing lesion.
Images must be checked by radiologist or radiology resident before patient leaves.