Fat-water swap (Dixon method)

Case contributed by A.Prof Frank Gaillard
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Dixon method through the thoracic spine demonstrating fat-water swap artifact (blue arrow) in the upper part of the scan. The CSF signal is incorrectly interpreted resulting in a geographic region of fat-water swapping. 

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rID: 67195
Published: 23rd Mar 2019
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
System: Spine
Inclusion in quiz mode: Excluded

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