Normal cervical spine MRI (including Dixon)

Case contributed by A.Prof Frank Gaillard



Patient Data

Age: 50 years
Gender: Female

Cervical spinal alignment and prevertebral soft tissues are normal. No paravertebral haematoma. No cervical spine fracture.

Multiple sequences including Dixon method fat / water only have been obtained. Vertebral height, disc height, bone marrow signal, alignment and prevertebral soft tissues are normal. There is no evidence of oedema or ligamentous disruption. The cord is normal in signal. The canal and neural exit foramina are capacious. Normal flow-voids are demonstrated within the vertebral arteries. Limited views of the posterior fossa are unremarkable.

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Case information

rID: 42762
Case created: 6th Feb 2016
Last edited: 2nd Mar 2016
System: Spine
Inclusion in quiz mode: Excluded

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