Vertebral endplate and marrow changes
Rahme R, Moussa R. The modic vertebral endplate and marrow changes: pathologic significance and relation to low back pain and segmental instability of the lumbar spine. AJNR Am J Neuroradiol. 2008 May;29(5):838-842.
Modic type 2
changes are hyperintense on T1WI (A)
and isointense or hyperintense on T2WI (B).
Modic type 3
changes are hypointense
on both T1WI (A)
and T2WI (B).