Postmortem imaging has become an increasingly important part in the examination of deceased fetuses and neonates. This article discusses how to perform magnetic resonance (MR) imaging autopsy, including such technical determinators as field strength, and factors influencing image quality. Also included is a discussion on the indications for MR autopsy, including stillborns and terminations of pregnancy, and natural and unexplained death.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||15|
|Journal||Magnetic Resonance Imaging Clinics of North America|
|State||Published - Feb 2012|
- MR Imaging
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging