Body MRI Protocols

 

 

MRI PROTOCOL

Gadolinium Contrast Agent (Standard dose* unless otherwise specified)

GE PROTOCOLS

PHILIPS PROTOCOLS

CENTRICITY PROTOCOL CODE

ABBREVIATED MRI/MRCP

NO CONTRAST

Abbreviated MRI/MRCP

Abbreviated MRI/MRCP

MR Liver

ABDOMEN (Includes liver, pancreas, & renal MRI)

Gadavist for pancreas and renal

For liver, refer to the “Body MRI Gadolinium page” for contrast choice

Abdomen - LX

Abdomen HDX COB MR 2

Abdomen Nonbreathold

Achieva 1.5T

Intera 1.5T

MR Liver,

(for liver/pancreas)

MR Body, (for renal)

ABDOMEN (APPENDICITIS)

Gadavist

 

Appendicitis

MR Body

ABDOMEN & PELVIS

MultiHance

Abd Dynamic / Pelvis Full
Abd/Limited Pelvis

Pelvis Dynamic / Abd Full

Pelvis/Limited Abd

 

MR Body

ADRENAL

Gadavist

Adrenal

 

MR Body

CARDIAC

Gadavist (0.2 mmol/kg)

3-Gibbon Achieva 1.5T ONLY

MR Cardiac

Dynamic Secretin-Enhanced MRCP

Gadavist

 

Achieva 1.5T

MR Body

ELASTOGRAPHY

Gadavist

Schedule at JHN on the Optima 450W ONLY

 

MR Body

EOVIST ABDOMEN

Eovist

Eovist Abdomen

Eovist Abdomen

MR Body

IRON QUANTIFICATION

NO CONTRAST

 

3-Gibbon Achieva 1.5T ONLY

MR Liver

MEDIASTINUM

Gadavist

Mediastinum

 

MR Mediastinum

MR Angiography (MRA)

MultiHance (0.15 mmol/kg)

MRA Abd/Peripheral MRA

MRA Thoracic

 

MRA Aorta

MR Enterography (MRE)

MultiHance

MR Enterography

MR Enterography

MR ENTEROG

MR Venography (MRV) or MRA Runoff

MultiHance 0.15 mmol/kg

MRV Upper/Lower

MRV Upper

MRV Legs or MRA Runoff

MR Urography (MRU)

MultiHance 0.07 mmol/kg

MR Urography

MR Urography

MR Body

PANCREAS & MRCP

Gadavist

Use Abdomen Protocol +3D MRCP

Use Abdomen Protocol +3D MRCP

MR Liver

PELVIC 2DTOF ANGIO

NO CONTRAST

 

Preneurointerventional Pelvic MRI 2DTOF Angio

MR Pelvis

PELVIS (STANDARD PELVIS)

Gadavist

Female Pelvis

Pelvis Achieva 1.5T

Pelvis Achieva 3T

Pelvis Intera 1.5T

MR Pelvis

PELVIS FISTULA

MultiHance

Pelvis Fistula

Pelvis Fistula Achieva 1.5T

MR Pelvis

PELVIC PROLAPSE

NO CONTRAST

Pelvic Prolapse

 

MR Pelvis

PELVIS (PROSTATE MRI)

NO CONTRAST

 

 

MR Prostate

PULMONARY EMBOLISM

MultiHance 0.1 mmol/kg

Pulmonary Embolism

 

MR Body

RECTAL

Gadavist

Rectal CA

 

MR Pelvis

RENAL

Gadavist

Use Abdomen Protocol

Use Abdomen Protocol

MR Body

TESTES

Gadavist

Testes

 

MR Pelvis

THORACIC OUTLET SYNDROME

MultiHance 0.15 mmol/kg

 

Rule Out Thoracic Outlet Syndrome

MRA Aorta

URETHRA

Gadavist

Urethra

 

MR Pelvis

 

*Gadolinium Standard Doses

 

 

 

Rev: March 29, 2016

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