Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)
Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) uses magnetic and radio waves to generate cross-sectional images of the body.
The study usually lasts about 30 minutes. In some cases it is necessary to inject contrast material. MRI is well suited for imaging soft tissues (muscles, nerves, tendon connections, intervertebral discs, etc.).
IMPORTANT: The patient should report the presence of metal prostheses, teeth implants, valves, pacemakers, bone screws, artificial joints, etc. learn more ...