PET/MR Breast Array for Diagnostic Imaging

PET/MR Breast Array for Diagnostic Imaging

DESCRIPTION

  • optimised MR image quality
  • PET compatible
  • patient comfort by ergonomically formed coil housing and cushions
  • easy handling due to low coil weight (4 kg)
  • supports parallel imaging techniques
  • maximized imaging volume (2l on each side)

MEDICAL DEVICE APPROVAL

Medical Device, CE according to Council Directive 93/42/EEC.

No FDA approval – limited by United States law to investigational use.

Please contact us for availability on your MR system.

SPECIFICATION

coil:  

breast array coil

features:  

16 receive elements
supports parallel imaging
PET compatible

B0 field strength:  3T

PUBLICATIONS

Mark Oehmigen et. al.: Integrated PET/MR breast cancer imaging: Attenuation correction and implementation of a 16-channel RF coil.
Medical Physics, 43, 4808; doi: 10.1118/1.4959546 (2016)
with RAPID Biomedical 16-channel PET/MR breast array # P-H16LE-030-01514-002 V02

I. Dregely et al.: A 16-channel MR coil for simultaneous PET/MR imaging in breast cancer.
Euro Radiol (2014)  DOI:10.1007/s00330-014-3445-x
with RAPID Biomedical 16-channel PET/MR breast array # P-H16LE-030-FP39-1

IMAGES

PET-MR breast coil
First results of simultaneous PET/MR in cancer patient
Image Courtesy: I. Dregely, Nuklearmedizin, TU Munich, acquired with Siemens Biograph mMR

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