What is the appearance of alloderm on magnetic resonance mammography (breast MRI)?

Updated: Feb 25, 2019
  • Author: Preeti Gupta, MD, FRCR; Chief Editor: Eugene C Lin, MD  more...
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Alloderm is a human acellular tissue matrix that is being increasingly used in breast reconstruction. It is hypointense to glandular tissue on T2W images and isointense on T1W images. It does enhance after contrast administration.


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