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FLAIR

Acronym for fluid attenuated inversion recovery; this term is always used in acronymic form. In MRI, a type of inversion recovery in which the signal from water is reduced by timing the delay of the inversion pulse.
See also: short TI inversion recovery.

FLAIR

Abbreviation for:
Fluid Attenuated Inversion Recovery (see there)
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Clinical implications of sulcal enhancement on postcontrast fluid attenuated inversion recovery images in patients with acute stroke symptoms," Korean Journal of Radiology, vol.
Fluid attenuated inversion recovery (FLAIR) imaging suggests the diagnosis as the darker surface of the CNS and should prompt one to perform the GRE sequence.
We have investigated conventional spin echo, fast spin echo and fast fluid attenuated inversion recovery with one of corresponding percentage errors 28.