MR MRV Brain WO or WWO Neuro Protocol

Scan Notes: 
Always acquired in both axial and coronal planes. This is to distinguish findings vs. artifacts.
“M2D”= Multiple 2D. Multiple single slice acquisition. A number of slices are scanned in sequential order.

Last updated:2/14/13
Charge as: MRV WO or MRV WWO. If ordered as MRA/MRV, you may only charge for EITHER the MRV or the MRA. Never both.
Scanner preference: MRI1, MRI2, MRI3 or MRI4
Coil: Head

Plane Weighting Mode Slice Gap FAT SAT FOV Notes
AXIAL T1 M2D FFE 2mm -0.5mm None 23cm Whole head,vertex to skull base
COR T1 M2D FFE 2mm -0.5mm None 23cm Frontal through occipital, skin to skin

Contrast injection

Plane Weighting Mode Slice Gap FAT SAT FOV Notes
AXIAL T1 M2D FFE 2mm -0.5mm None 23cm Whole head, vertex to skull base
COR T1 M2D FFE 2mm -0.5mm None 23cm Frontal through occipital, skin to skin
MRV Brain WO or WWO Neuroradiology Protocol