MRI Pelvis Hamstring WO MSK Protocol

Scan Notes:

If hardware is present:

  • Do Axial and Sagittal STIR instead of fat-sat mid-TE

Last updated: 4/8/19
Charge as: Pelvis WO
Scanner preference: 1.5T or 3T
Coil: Torso Coil

Plane Weighting Mode Slice Gap FAT SAT FOV Notes
AXIAL T1 TSE 3mm 1mm COVER AREA AS SHOWN BELOWunilateral mid hip joint thru mid thigh Entire SI Joints To Lesser Trochanters
AXIAL T2 SPAIR TSE 3mm 1mm SPAIR COVER AREA AS SHOWN BELOW unilateral mid hip joint thru mid thigh Entire SI Joints To Lesser Trochanters
COR T1 TSE 3mm 1mm COVER AREA AS SHOWN BELOW unilateral sacrum thru femoral head Sacrum Through PS (Skin to Skin)
COR STIR (TE=50-60) TSE 3mm 1mm COVER AREA AS SHOWN BELOW unilateral sacrum thru femoral head Sacrum Through PS (Skin to Skin)
SAG Unilat T2 SPAIR TSE 3mm 1m SPAIR COVER AREA AS SHOWN BELOW unilateral midline thru greater trochanter Cover Iliac crests through lesser trochanters
MRI Pelvis Hamstring WO MSK Protocol image