Diffuse bone marrow infiltration on MRI (mnemonic)

Dr Daniel J Bell and Dr Naim Qaqish et al.

A mnemonic to remember differentials causing diffuse bone marrow infiltration on MRI. Diffuse bone marrow infiltration is best evaluated on T1 sequences and maybe focal or diffuse. Focal infiltration is seen in metastases and lymphoma. Diffuse pattern is seen more commonly in multiple myeloma, mastocytosis, myelofibrosis, and leukemia.

  • MLML

Mnemonic

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rID: 87398
Section: Gamuts, Mnemonics
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • MLML (mnemonic)

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