Feasibility of Mapping T2 Relaxation Time in the Pediatric Metacarpal Head With a 3-T MRI System
American Journal of Roentgenology, 05/23/2012
Karmazyn B et al. – T2 mapping of the metacarpal head cartilage is feasible in children on a 3–T scanner with commercially available coils. An increase in the T2 values near the osteochondral junction likely reflects the secondary physis.