MR RIGHT KNEE

HISTORY: RIGHT KNEE PAIN COMPARISON: None TECHNIQUE: Multiplanar images of the right knee were obtained at 1.5 Tesla without IV contrast. FINDINGS: LIGAMENTS: ACL: There is mucinous degeneration of the ACL proximally, without a discrete ligament tear. PCL: The posterior cruciate ligament is intact. MCL: The medial collateral ligament is …

MR PELVIS WITH AND WITHOUT IV CONTRAST

HISTORY: Elevated Prostate Specific Antigen COMPARISON: None TECHNIQUE: Multiplanar images of the pelvis were obtained at 1.5 tesla prior to and following administration of 25 mL of Dotarem intravenous contrast FINDINGS: Urinary bladder: The urinary bladder appears normal, without stones or wall thickening. Prostate: The prostate measure 6.0 x 4.8 …

MR Head

HISTORY: Stroke evaluation COMPARISON: 1/23/20 TECHNIQUE: Multiplanar images of the head were obtained with 1.5 Tesla without IV contrast. FINDINGS: Brain: There is no infarct, acute hemorrhage, mass or hydrocephalus. There are mild atrophic and small vessel ischemic changes. There is mild cerebellar atrophy. There are old bilateral thalamic lacunar …

MR PELVIS: Rectal cancer staging

HISTORY: Rectal cancer COMPARISON: None TECHNIQUE: Multiplanar images of the pelvis were obtained at 1.5 Tesla without IV contrast. Sequences: Large FOV axial T1 and sagittal T2-weighted images. Small FOV axial, oblique axial, coronal, oblique coronal and sagittal T2-weighted images. Axial diffusion-weighted images. Axial contrast-enhanced T1-weighted images. The image quality …

MR BRAIN

HISTORY: Hallucinations, h/o concussion, h/o lyme, neurocognitive changes COMPARISON: None TECHNIQUE: Multiplanar images of the head were obtained at 1.5 Tesla without IV contrast FINDINGS: Brain: There is no infarct, hemorrhage, mass or hydrocephalus. There are minor scattered chronic small vessel ischemic changes in the periventricular and subcortical white matter …

MR RIGHT HIP

HISTORY: Right Hip Pain COMPARISON: None TECHNIQUE: Mulitplanar images of the right hip were obtained at 1.5 Tesla without IV contrast FINDINGS: BONES: There is a nondisplaced subcapital right femoral neck fracture. There is mild adjacent bone marrow edema. The femoral head is intact and is not displaced. The proximal …

MR Liver Iron Quantification

MR liver iron quantification is a non-invasive means of measuring liver iron concentration, a key indicator in the management of patients with hemochromatosis (primary or secondary). Hemochromatosis is characterized by a progressive increase in total body iron stores, with abnormal iron deposition in multiple organs. Primary hemochromatosis is a genetic …