MR Pediatric Total Spine Chiari Or Syrinx/Tethered Cord 2-9yrs WO Protocol

Revised 7/20/2018
Use an appropriate FOV for the patient's size for the best quality. 3 Jump.
Charge as Total Spine WO

2 to 9 Years

Spine Coil
Localizer Mode Slice Gap FAT SAT FOV Scan Range

CERVICAL SPINE

SAG T1 TSE 3mm 0.3mm None 30cm Lateral Vertebral Bodies
SAG T2 TSE 3mm 0.3mm None 30cm Lateral Vertebral Bodies
AXIAL T2 TSE 3mm 0.3mm None 18cm Skull Base to Mid T1

THORACIC SPINE

SAG T1 TSE 3mm 0.3mm None 30cm Lateral Vertebral Bodies
SAG T2 TSE 3mm 0.3mm None 30cm Lateral Vertebral Bodies
AXIAL T2 TSE 3mm 0.3mm None 18cm Mid C-7 to Mid L-1

LUMBAR SPINE

SAG T1 TSE 3mm 0.3mm None 30cm Lateral Vertebral Bodies
SAG T2 TSE 3mm 0.3mm None 30cm Lateral Vertebral Bodies
AXIAL T1 TSE 3mm 0.3mm None 18cm Mid T-12 through entire Coccyx
AXIAL T2 TSE 3mm 0.3mm None 18cm Mid T-12 through entire Coccyx