MR Dynamic Pituitary WWO Neuro Protocol

Last updated:3/21/2019
Charge as: Brain WWO
Scanner preference: Any scanner
Coil: Head

Plane Weighting Mode Slice Gap FAT SAT FOV Notes
SAG T1 TSE 2mm 0mm None 15cm Pituitary only
COR T1 TSE 2mm 0mm None 13cm Pituitary only
COR T2 TSE 2mm 0mm None 13cm Pituitary only

Contrast injection

Power inject contrast @ 2cc/sec
Inject when the 1st dynamic ends and the 2nd dynamic begins
20cc saline flush @ 2.0 cc/sec
You may increase # of slices, but ensure that EACH DYNAMIC does NOT EXCEED 20 sec.

Plane Weighting Mode Slice Gap FAT SAT FOV Notes
COR DYNAMICS TSE 3mm 0.2mm None 15cm Dynamic scans to cover the Pituitary only. Each Dyanamic should not exceed 20 seconds.
SAG T1 FAT SAT TSE 2mm 0mm SPIR 15cm Pituitary Only
COR T1 FAT SAT TSE 2mm 0mm SPIR 13cm Pituitary Only
MR Dynamic Pituitary WWO Neuro Protocol image