MRI artifact by CSF turbulent flow

Case contributed by Dr Miguel Terrazas Terrazas


9 years old, referred by suspected spinal cord injury

Patient Data

Gender: Male

Case Discussion

Male 9 years old, referred for spinal trauma. Axial & sagittal T2 Weighted image through thoracic spine shows globular  signal loss in dorsal subarachnoid space resulting from turbulent CSF flow

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Case information

rID: 18452
Published: 8th Jul 2012
Last edited: 24th Nov 2015
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