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Achieva 1.5T dStream appendicitis in pregnancy - HCMC

ExamCard
Punjabi, Gopal, M.D. Hennepin County Medical Center • USA
Mr. Berg, David HCMC • USA

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This Achieva 1.5T SmartPath to dStream ExamCard is created for imaging patients suspected of having appendicitis in pregnancy. This 18-minute exam without contrast or ionizing radiation has replaced CT in pregnant women at Hennepin County Medical Center.


The ExamCard includes 3-plane T2-weighted scans, 3-plane B-FFE scans and axial T2W SPAIR, all in breath holds < 15 seconds.

ExamCard overview

 Total scan time is 18 min.
Total scan time is 18 min.

ExamCard images

T2 TSE FOV 375 mm<br>
1.4 x 1.6 x 5 mm<br>
14 sec BH<br>
<br>T2 SPAIR FOV 375 mm<br>
1.6 x 1.8 x 5 mm<br>
11 sec BH<br>
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T2 TSE
T2 SPAIR
FOV 375 mm
1.4 x 1.6 x 5 mm
14 sec BH

FOV 375 mm
1.6 x 1.8 x 5 mm
11 sec BH

T2 TSE FOV 375 mm<br>
1.4 x 1.6 x 5 mm<br>
14 sec BH<br>
<br>T2 TSE FOV 375 mm<br>
1.4 x 1.6 x 5 mm<br>
14 sec BH<br>
T2 TSE
T2 TSE
FOV 375 mm
1.4 x 1.6 x 5 mm
14 sec BH

FOV 375 mm
1.4 x 1.6 x 5 mm
14 sec BH

Patient preparation

The integrated Posterior coil and the Anterior coil were used.



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Achieva 1.5T dStream
Abdomen, appendicitis, Appendix, Body, dS Torso coil solution, dStream, SmartPath to dStream, Women's health
 

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