Skeletal Radiology

, 40:1249 | Cite as

3 Tesla MR neurography—technique, interpretation, and pitfalls

  • Avneesh Chhabra
  • Pearlene P. Lee
  • Cary Bizzell
  • Theodoros Soldatos
Review Article


MRI has been used for almost two decades for the evaluation of peripheral nerve disorders. This article highlights the relative advantages and disadvantages of 3T MR neurography in the evaluation of peripheral neuropathies. The authors also describe the high-resolution MR neurography technique on 3T MRI, along with the approach to its interpretation that has evolved at one institution.


MR neurography 3 Tesla MRI Peripheral neuropathies Peripheral nerve disorders Nerve injuries 



Dr. Chhabra has research grants from GE-AUR (GERRAF), Siemens Medical Solutions, and Integra Life Sciences. Dr. Chhabra also serves as a research consultant with Siemens CAD group


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Avneesh Chhabra
    • 1
  • Pearlene P. Lee
    • 1
  • Cary Bizzell
    • 1
  • Theodoros Soldatos
    • 1
  1. 1.Russell H. Morgan Department of Radiology and Radiological ScienceJohns Hopkins HospitalBaltimoreUSA

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