What's the difference between T1 and T2 images on MRI Scans?

What's the difference between T1 and T2 images on MRI Scans?

Authored By Andrew Gardner on Friday 16th August 2013

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M Ambrose
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Medical Student
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Posted almost 7 years ago

On T1 images water and fluid containing tissues are dark and fat containing tissues are bright

On T2 images water and fluid containing tissues are bright and fat containing tissues are dark (I remember it by T2 - H2O is bright)

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