Multiple myeloma (MRI)

Case contributed by Dr Roberto Schubert

Presentation

MRI performed for chronic backaches.

Patient Data

Age: 65
Gender: Male
MRI

Uniformly dark marrow signal on T1-weighted images. Heterogeneous signal on T2-weighted images with disseminated T2-intermediate signal lesions. Multiple end-plate fractures. 

Case Discussion

Multiple myeloma was diagnosed by bone marrow aspiration.

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