Moire fringes

Case contributed by Dr J. Ray Ballinger
Modality: MRI

Marked splenomegaly (the cause is not known in this patient - history lost) is noted. At the inferior aspects of the scan and in the right axillary region are alternating curvilinear bands of high and low signal. This is known as moire fringe. 

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Case Information

rID: 22002
Case created: 3rd Mar 2013
Last edited: 18th Sep 2015
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