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

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

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

Author
Radiology/Imaging Services
Publisher
University of Washington Medical Center
Date Published (original date)
2005
Revision Date
03/2015
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General Subject
Musculoskeletal Disorders
Patient Care Procedures & Instructions
Diagnostic Tests
Specific Subject/Keyword
Radiology
Spine
MRI Scan (magnetic resonance imaging scan)
Languages
English
Spanish
Vietnamese
Record ID
3074