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Clinical Study

Value of Diffusion-Weighted MR Imaging for the Detection of Nephritis

Table 1

Sequence parameters of the used DWI sequences at the different scanner platforms.

1.5 T Avanto3.0 T TimTrio3.0 T Skyra

TR/TE [ms]5600/756000/766400/63
Sequence type EPI-SEEPI-SEEPI-SE
FOV [mm mm] 380 308
Matrix 192 156
Slice thickness [mm]65 5
Interslice gap [mm]000
Spatial resolution [mm³]
Number slices323335
b values [s/mm²]0, 400, 8000, 400, 8000, 400, 800
Parallel imagingGRAPPA 2GRAPPA 2GRAPPA 2
Acquisition time [min]4:305:064:46
Respiratory controlFree breathingFree breathingFree breathing
Fat suppressionSPAIRSPAIRSPAIR
Averages443
Bandwidth [Hz/px]173617361736

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