Thymic Intensity on In-Phase:

Thymic Intensity on Out-of-Phase:


Paraspinal Muscular Intensity on In-Phase:

Paraspinal Muscular Intensity on Out-of-Phase:



Sources: [1] A. M. Priola et al., "Differentiation of Rebound and Lymphoid Thymic Hyperplasia from Anterior Mediastinal Tumors with Dual-Echo Chemical-Shift MR Imaging in Adulthood: Reliability of the Chemical-Shift Ratio and Signal Intensity Index," Radiology, vol. 274, no. 1, pp. 238-249, Aug. 2014.


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