3D fast spin echo (MRI sequence)
Citation, DOI, disclosures and article data
At the time the article was created Frank Gaillard had no recorded disclosures.View Frank Gaillard's current disclosures
At the time the article was last revised Elmira Hassanzadeh had no recorded disclosures.View Elmira Hassanzadeh's current disclosures
3D fast spin-echo sequences are relatively recent MRI pulse sequences that are able to rapidly image relatively large volumes of tissue with high resolution whilst retaining many of the advantages of fast spin-echo sequences.
Many manufactures have their own implementation of 3D fast spin-echo.
- 3D MVOX: 3D multivoxel (Canon)
- CUBE (GE): not an abbreviation
- isoFSE (Hitachi)
- SPACE: sampling perfection with application-optimized contrasts using different flip angle evolution (Siemens)
- VISTA: 3D volume isotropic turbo spin-echo acquisition (Philips)
- 1. Mugler J. Optimized three‐dimensional fast‐spin‐echo MRI. J. Magn. Reson. Imaging. 2014;39(4):745-767. doi:10.1002/jmri.24542
- 2. Kitajima M, Hirai T, Shigematsu Y et al. Comparison of 3D FLAIR, 2D FLAIR, and 2D T2-Weighted MR Imaging of Brain Stem Anatomy. AJNR Am J Neuroradiol. 2012;33(5):922-927. doi:10.3174/ajnr.a2874