Skagit Radiology

Musculoskeletal CT Protocols

B 1: Shoulder CT without contrast
B 1A: Shoulder CT arthrogram
B 2: Elbow CT without contrast
B 2A: Elbow CT arthrogram
B 3: Wrist CT without contrast
B 4: Pelvis CT without contrast
B 5: Hip CT without contrast
B 6: Knee CT without contrast (tibial plateau fracture protocol)
B 7: Lower leg CT without contrast (Pilon/triplane fracture protocol)
B 8: Foot and ankle CT without contrast
B 9: Upper or lower extremity CT without contrast (long bone evaluation)
B 10: Upper or lower extremity CT with contrast (infection protocol)

Musculoskeletal MR Protocols

Joint-based protocols


MSK 1: Shoulder MRI without contrast
MSK 1A: Shoulder MR arthrogram                                                          
MSK 1AB: Shoulder MR arthrogram (instability protocol)
MSK 2: Elbow MRI without contrast                                                                 
MSK 3: Wrist MRI without contrast                                                                  
MSK 3A: Wrist MR arthrogram                                                               
MSK 4: Hand/finger MRI without contrast
MSK 4G: Finger MRI without contrast (thumb injury protocol)
MSK 5: Pelvis and hip MRI without contrast
MSK 5A: Hip MR arthrogram                                                                            
MSK 5T: Pelvis MRI without contrast (trauma protocol)
MSK 6: Knee MRI without contrast                                                          
MSK 6A: Knee MR arthrogram                                                                
MSK 6C: Conformis knee MRI (arthroplasty planning)

MSK 6Z: Zimmer knee MRI (arthroplasty planning)
MSK 7: Ankle MRI without contrast                                                        
MSK 7A: Ankle MR arthrogram
MSK 8: Foot MRI without contrast                                                          
MSK 8M: Pre- and post-contrast foot MRI (Morton’s neuroma protocol)

Non-joint-based protocols

MSK 9: Pre- and post-contrast upper extremity, lower extremity, or pelvis MRI (tumor/mass protocol)                                                             
MSK10: Pre- and post-contrast upper extremity, lower extremity, or pelvis MRI (infection protocol)                                                             
MSK11: Upper extremity or lower extremity MRI without contrast (long bone evaluation)                                       
MSK12: Thoracic spine, lumbar spine, and pelvis MRI without contrast (bone marrow survey)                                                         
MSK13: Pre- and post-contrast hand MRI (arthritis protocol)

MSK14: Chest MRI without contrast (pectoralis protocol)