Specific Anatomic RegionTemporal bones
ApplicationR/O tumor, trauma
AuthorB. Mudge, Elliot K. Fishman, MD
Reference SourceB. Mudge, Elliot K. Fishman, MD
Scanner UsedSiemens Somatom Sensation 16
KV / Effective mAs / Rotation time (sec) 120 / 160 / 1.0- Axials only
Detector Collimation (mm) 0.75
Slice Thickness (mm) 0.75
Feed / Rotation (mm) 5.0
Kernel U90u
Increment (mm)0.5
Image Orderca-cr
Oral ContrastN/A
IV Contrast Volume and TypeN/A
Injection RateN/A
Scan Delay (sec)N/A
3D Technique UsedN/A
Comment: Coronal MPRs can be done from isotropic datasets.
- 3D VRT is useful in select cases. It is ideal to view this area as a volume.