Zipper artifact (MRI) from RF noise

Case contributed by Dr Alan Nazerian

Equidistant linear artifacts perpendicular to the frequency-encoding direction, MRI of the cervical and thoracic spine, in a child who needed anaesthesia. The artifact is from RF noise, secondary to the machines required for anaesthesia.

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rID: 45665
Case created: 2nd Jun 2016
Last edited: 26th Jul 2016
System: Spine
Inclusion in quiz mode: Excluded

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