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Chemical-shift micro-imaging of subcutaneous lesions
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2005 (English)In: MAGMA, Vol. 18, no 2, 59-62 p.Article in journal (Refereed) Published
Abstract [en]

A chemical-shift imaging technique was used for the study of small subcutaneous lesions. This study concerns micro-imaging of two females suffering from a tenosynovial giant cell tumor and an epidermal cyst. High-resolution water, fat and chemical-shift artifact-free images were obtained on a whole-body MR unit (1.5 T) equipped with a 23-mm microscopy surface coil and standard gradients (23 mT/m). A significant improvement in signal-to-noise ratio was achieved by reducing the receiver bandwidth to values below +/-10 kHz. The image data sets were acquired with resolution 0.1 x 0.13 mm in the plane, slice thickness 0.5 mm and with acquisition time less than 3 min. Spatial resolution, fat suppression, image texture and edge delineation were improved on spectroscopic images compared with those on conventional MR images.

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2005. Vol. 18, no 2, 59-62 p.
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Adult, *Algorithms, Epidermal Cyst/*pathology, Female, Giant Cell Tumors/*pathology, Humans, Image Enhancement/*methods, Magnetic Resonance Imaging/*methods, Middle Aged, Skin Diseases/*pathology, Soft Tissue Neoplasms/*pathology, Synovial Membrane/pathology, Tendons/pathology
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Basic Medicine
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URN: urn:nbn:se:umu:diva-110953ISBN: 0968-5243 (Print) 0968-5243 (Linking)OAI: oai:DiVA.org:umu-110953DiVA: diva2:865819
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Weis, J Astrom, G Vinnars, B Wanders, A Ahlstrom, H eng Case Reports Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't Germany 2005/02/16 09:00 MAGMA. 2005 May;18(2):59-62. Epub 2005 Feb 11.

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