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Abstract #2007

Detection of myocardial iron overload with magnetic resonance by native T1 and T2* mapping using a segmental approach

Antonella Meloni1, Nicola Martini1, Daniele De Marchi1, Andrea Barison1, Laura Pistoia1, Massimo Allò2, Silvia Macchi3, Roberta Renni4, Mauro Murgia5, Gerardi Calogera6, Vincenzo Positano1, and Alessia Pepe1

1Fondazione G. Monasterio CNR-Regione Toscana, Pisa, Italy, 2Presidio Ospedaliero ASL 5, Crotone, Italy, 3Ospedale “Santa Maria delle Croci”, Ravenna, Italy, 4Ospedale Civile “F. Ferrari”, Casarano (LE), Italy, 5Ospedale San Martino di Oristano, Oristano, Italy, 6Presidio Ospedaliero "Giovanni Paolo II" - Distretto AG2 di Sciacca, Sciacca (AG), Italy

T2* and T1 values assessed in the 16 myocardial segments showed a good agreement (90% concordance) in the identification of myocardial iron overload (MIO) in patients with hemoglobinopathies.

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