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MRI: Brain Scan: How to prepare and what to expect

MRI: Brain Scan: How to prepare and what to expect
Abstract

This handout explains the magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) exam of the brain. It includes how the exam works, how it is done, how to prepare for it, what to expect, and how to get the results.

Author
Radiology/Imaging Services
Publisher
University of Washington Medical Center
Date Published (original date)
2005
Revision Date
01/2015
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General Subject
Patient Care Procedures & Instructions
Diagnostic Tests
Specific Subject/Keyword
Brain
Head
Radiology
MRI Scan (magnetic resonance imaging scan)
Languages
English
Russian
Spanish
Vietnamese
Record ID
3073