Items tagged “flair”
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Fluid attenuation inversion recovery
Fluid attenuation inversion recovery (FLAIR) is a special inversion recovery sequence with a long inversion time. This removes signal from the cerebrospinal fluid from the resulting images 1. Brain tissue on FLAIR images therefore appears similar to T2 weighted images with grey matter brighter t...
Multiple sclerosis (teaching)
Diagnosis almost certain
Published 06 Feb 2015
MRI brain (summary)
This is a basic article for medical students and other non-radiologists MRI brain is a specialist investigation that is used for the assessment of a number of neurological conditions. It is the main method to investigate conditions such as multiple sclerosis and headaches, and used to character...