• Tarek M. Hegazi
  • Jim S. Wu


This last collection of MRI cases includes some of the common disorders that you are likely to encounter during routine MSK MRI interpretation. However, these entities do not fit nicely into the previous sections, so we have made a separate section here. We have highlighted topics where there are important tricks to use and pitfalls to avoid when interpreting certain MSK MRI studies.


Bone marrow abnormalities Red marrow Yellow marrow Muscle tear Muscle edema Myositis Diabetes-related osteomyelitis Soft tissue abscess Pseudoaneurysm Retained foreign bodies Pedal puncture wounds MRI artifacts Ghosting artifact Wraparound artifact 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Tarek M. Hegazi
    • 1
  • Jim S. Wu
    • 2
  1. 1.Assistant Professor of RadiologyRadiology Residency Program Director, Imam Abdulrahman Bin Faisal UniversityDammamSaudi Arabia
  2. 2.Chief, Musculoskeletal Imaging and InterventionAssociate Professor in Radiology, Harvard Medical School, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical CenterBostonUSA

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