Mandibula 15-Channel Dental Coil

Our Mandibula 15-Channel Dental Coil is a multi-element receive array and positioning system for three-dimensional (3D) high-resolution dental and maxillomandibular MRI images. Also it ensures maximum patient comfort due to its design and accessories like a patient rest pillow, an open-mouth fixation mechanism and a both direction mirror.

The areas of application of the NORAS Mandibula 15-Channel Dental Coil include:

  • Orthodontia (instead of x-ray)
  • Diagnostics of the jaw joint
  • Imaging of periodontium and dental pulp
  • Implantology
  • Imaging of nerves (foramen mentale)
  • Bone density (compacta, spongiosa)
  • Forensics (age estimation through wisdom tooth)
  • Maxifacially imaging (e.g. search for tumors)
  • Larynx
  • Inflammation
Mandibula 15-Channel Dental Coil for 1.5T SIEMENS Scanner (in the development) P/N: on request
Mandibula 15-Channel Dental Coil for 3T SIEMENS Scanner P/N: on request

Advantages of the Mandibula 15-Channel Dental Coil in MR Diagnostics

  • High resolution dedicated MR imaging in dental area
  • Highest resolution movement studies of the jaw joint
  • Coil element underneath chin can be moved in and out for motion studies, e.g. on the jaw joint
  • Easy to position and adjustable for each patient
  • Excellent patient comfortability (especially for children during examination)
  • Reduced scan times with higher image quality as compared to standard coils
  • Optional mirror attachable for claustrophobic patients
  • Minimized unwanted signal distortions (vibration, movement etc.)

Technical Specifications

Field Strength: 3T, 1.5T (in the development)
Channels: 15
Field of view (max.): 32 cm x 16 cm x 16 cm
Weight: 5 kg
Shipping Weight: 7 kg
Size: 28 cm x 40 cm x 30 cm
Scanner Compatibility: The Mandibula Coil from NORAS MRI products is compatible to all Siemens Tim® Systems. NORAS is currently working on compatible solutions for other manufacturers of MR scanners. Kindly contact us in case you have any questions regarding the compatibility of the NORAS Mandibula Coil for your scanner.

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Dynamic imaging of the TMJ