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

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

This handout explains the musculoskeletal magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) exam. It covers how the exam works, how it is done, how to prepare for it, what to expect, and receiving 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
Musculoskeletal Disorders
Patient Care Procedures & Instructions
Diagnostic Tests
Specific Subject/Keyword
Joints
Musculoskeletal System
Radiology
MRI Scan (magnetic resonance imaging scan)
Languages
English
Spanish
Vietnamese
Record ID
3075