A 27-year-old male asked:
What are the indications of lower leg compartment syndrome on t1 ax/t2 ax fat sat mri? white outline seems to be very thin on one side.
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Dr. Michael Gaboranswered
Diagnostic Radiology 35 years experience
Probably not: a great idea to interpret an MRI without any training based on a 400 word or less response. Compartment syndrome is a clinical diagnosis, but supportive MRI findings would include edema (bright on T2W) involving the musculature and deep soft tissues. Best to speak with your doctor about the results.
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