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High resolution MRI of amyloid angiopathy on Ingenia 3.0T

Case Study
Kennedy, Ben, M.Sc. Qscan Radiology Clinics • Australia

Patient history

A 76-year-old male with history of amyloid angiopathy underwent an MRI exam at Qscan Radiology Clinics, Queensland, Australia.

MR examination

Ingenia 3.0T with 32-channel dS Head coil was used.

View ExamCard used:


Click on images to enlarge.
 3D T1W <br>Voxels 0.5 x 0.5 x 2 mm<p> Ax T2W <br>Voxels 0.4 x 0.49 x 3.5 mm<p>
3D T1W
Voxels 0.5 x 0.5 x 2 mm

Ax T2W
Voxels 0.4 x 0.49 x 3.5 mm

 3D FLAIR <br>Voxels 0.6 x 0.8 x 1.5 mm<p> Venous BOLD <br>Voxels 1 x 1 x 0.6 mm reformatted<p>
Voxels 0.6 x 0.8 x 1.5 mm

Venous BOLD
Voxels 1 x 1 x 0.6 mm reformatted


The sagittal T1-weighted images show chronic deep white matter ischemic changes. Axial T2-weighted and FLAIR show high quality brain anatomy demonstrating chronic ischemic changes and old hemorrhage / hemosiderin staining.


On the axial Venous BOLD (Susceptibility Weighted Imaging) image, the high quality vascular anatomy and increased sensitivity to chronic ischemic changes and old hemorrhage / hemosiderin staining are seen.


Imaging appears consistent with amyloid angiopathy, no other intracranial lesions found.

Clinical impact of Ingenia 3.0T with 32-channel dS Head coil.

The 32-channel dS Head coil is allowing excellent SNR and resolution in routine clinical imaging. It enhances visualizing of the subtle anatomy of brain parenchyma, fibers and fine vascular structures.

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Case Study
Ingenia 3.0T
Release 4
32ch dS Head coil, amyloid angiopathy, Brain, Head, Neuro, SNR, susceptibility weighted imaging

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