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3.0T Breast - Fletcher Allen Health Care

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Herschorn, Sally, M.D. Burlington, Fletcher Allen Health Care

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ExamCard description: 7ch Breast coil - DynaViews

This release 2.5 ExamCard for 3.0T is optimized for diagnostic breast imaging with the 7-channel Breast coil.

 

It contains axial T1w TSE, axial T2w SPAIR and an axial DynaViews series (interleaved THRIVE).

The low resolution THRIVE scans in the DynaViews series have a voxel size of 0.9x0.9x0.95 mm and a scan time of 1:23 min. 

The high resolution THRIVE in the DynaViews series has a voxel size of 0.66x0.66x0.9 mm and a scan time of 3:03 min.  

 

Automated post-processing (subtraction) is integrated in the ExamCard for the low resolution THRIVE scans of the DynaViews series.

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low res THRIVE high res THRIVE
low res THRIVE
high res THRIVE

 

Contrast agent / injection protocol

A power injector is used for contrast administration.

 

Gadolinium dose is 0.1 mmol/kg. Injection rate is 2 cc/sec. A saline flush of 20 cc is applied at the end. The gadolinium injecton is started at the same time as the (manual start of the) second dynamic scan.

Post-processing / analysis

DynaCAD is used for post-processing. A dedicated hanging protocol is used.


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Achieva 3.0T
Release 2
Body, Breast, Women's health
 

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