Neuroradiology

, Volume 48, Issue 12, pp 881–885

Utility of fat-suppressed FLAIR and subtraction imaging in detecting meningeal abnormalities

  • Alexander McKinney
  • Chris Palmer
  • James Short
  • Leandro Lucato
  • Charles Truwit
Diagnostic Neuroradiology

DOI: 10.1007/s00234-006-0145-5

Cite this article as:
McKinney, A., Palmer, C., Short, J. et al. Neuroradiology (2006) 48: 881. doi:10.1007/s00234-006-0145-5

Abstract

We describe the use of a combination of fat-suppression SPIR (spectral inversion recovery) and subtraction FLAIR imaging to aid in detection of abnormal meningeal enhancement.

Keywords

Subtraction FLAIR SPIR Gadolinium Meningitis 

Copyright information

© Springer-Verlag 2006

Authors and Affiliations

  • Alexander McKinney
    • 1
  • Chris Palmer
    • 1
  • James Short
    • 1
  • Leandro Lucato
    • 2
  • Charles Truwit
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of RadiologyHennepin County Medical CenterMinneapolisUSA
  2. 2.Department of Radiology, Hospital of the University of Sao PauloUniversity of Sao PauloSao PauloBrazil

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