MR Pediatric MRI/MRA Vascular Malformation W Protocol

Scan Notes:   
- Images must be checked by radiologist or radiology resident before giving contrast and before the patient gets off the table.
- Scan range will depend on location and extent of vascular malformation. If not specified in order, please consult radiologist after localizing lesion.

Last updated:3/28/19
Charge as: MRI W/WO and MRA W
Scanner preference: 1.5T or 3T
Coil: Torso or Cardiac

Plane Weighting Mode Slice Gap FAT SAT FOV Notes
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
COR T1 TSE MV MS 3.5mm 1mm None 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

Plane Weighting Mode Slice Gap FAT SAT FOV Notes
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