Specific Anatomic RegionNeck
ApplicationStage lymphoma
AuthorElliot K. Fishman, MD
Reference SourceJHU protocol
Scanner UsedSiemens Somatom Sensation 16
KV / Effective mAs / Rotation time (sec) 120 / 150 / 0.75
Detector Collimation (mm) 0.75 or 1.5
Slice Thickness (mm) 3 or 5
Feed / Rotation (mm) 12.0
Kernel B30s
Increment (mm)3 or 5
Image Ordercr-ca
Oral ContrastN/A
IV Contrast Volume and Type100-120 cc of Omnipaque 350
Injection Rate3-4 cc/ sec
Scan Delay (sec)15-20 sec
3D Technique UsedVolume rendering and MIP
Comment: -Coronal display is very useful in this case.