MR Adult/ Pediatric TMJ WO Protocol

Revised- 3/26/2012
Charge as TMJ WO. Always Scanned Bilaterally.
Scan Right and Left sides separately. Label Right and Left sides.
NV Coil
Localizer
(REF scan)
Mode Slice Gap FAT SAT FOV Scan Range
AX T1 4mm 1mm None 23cm Angle to Corpus- Skull Base to Vertex 4mm
SAG
(right & left)
PD Closed TSE 2mm 0mm None 12cm Perpendicular to Long Axis
SAG
(right & left)
T2 Closed TSE 2mm 0mm None 12cm Perpendicular to Long Axis
Coronal
(right & left)
T1 Closed TSE 2mm 0mm None 12cm Parallel to Long Axis
SAG
(right & left)
PD Open TSE 2mm 0mm None 12cm Perpendicular to Long Axis
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