Ventricular CSF pulsation artifact

Case contributed by Dr Bruno Di Muzio

Presentation

Ignored.

Patient Data

Age: 40
Gender: Male
MRI

MRI Brain

FLAIR image delineating a left intraventricular high signal area corresponding to a ventricular CSF pulsation artifact. This artifact was not present on other sequences (not shown). 

Annotated image

FLAIR image delineating a left intraventricular high signal area corresponding to a ventricular CSF pulsation artifact (yellow arrow). This artifact was not present on other sequences (not shown). 

Case Discussion

It is important to be aware of this common pulsation artefact.

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Case information

rID: 37774
Published: 22nd Jun 2015
Last edited: 19th Mar 2018
Tag: rmh
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