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Scans With Errors

Can you find the error/s in these scans?
Spine 1
-  Artifact at Th 11-12 level
-  Scan started too low
-  Spine is not strait
-  Scan ended too high

Spine 2
-  Artifact (safety pin) at L2-L3 level

Spine 3
-  Artifact (barium meal)

Spine 4
-  Artifact (bilateral ureteral stents)

Spine 5
-  At first glance nothing unusual.  After changing brightness and contrast (see Spine 6) visible constipation along whole portions of colon.  Scan repeated after few days and the BMD was changed.
Spine 7
-  Artifact (surgical pins) at  L5 and sacrum level
-  Scan does not have enough of T12 vertebrae

Spine 8
-  Artifact (naval ring)
-  Scan is not centered

Spine 9
-  Artifact (keys hanging on the chain)

Hip 1
-  Scan ended too soon, not enough soft tissue above great trochanter
-  On the right side of the femur, at first looked like bone tumor.  After changing the brightness and contrast clearly visible artifact (suspender)

Hip 2
-  Scan aborted after unusual image  on the right side of the femur at the lesser trochanter level.  After proper positioning, patient placed her hand on her leg.

Hip 3
-  Artifact present (Swiss pocket knife)

Hip 4
-  Scan is not centered, not enough soft tissue around great trochanter
-  Femur shaft is not straight
-  Scan ended too soon, not enough soft tissue above great trochanter

Forearm
-  Movement during acquisition
Spine 1
Spine 2
Spine 3
Spine 4
Spine 5
Spine 6
Spine 7
Spine 8
Spine 9
Hip 1
Hip 2
Hip 3
Hip 4
Forearm