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Flashcards in W21-L3: Imaging of the brain Deck (4):
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What is the function of T1 images?

T1 weighted images are the most ‘anatomical’ with excellent differentiation between cortex and the adjacent white matter

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What can T1 scans identify?

Areas of cortical thickening seen in migrational disorders

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What is the function of T2 images?

T2 weighted images are better at outlining areas of abnormal physiology.

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What can T2 scans identify?

Regions of cortex or subjacent white matter which have an abnormal amount of water content

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