MRI

MRI

MRI or Magnetic Resonance Imaging noninvasively explores in exquisite detail, the structures inside the body helping to reach diagnosis of various conditions in a quick and accurate manner. MRI units at San Patricio MEDLFIX have a magnetic field of 1.5 Tesla, as is the case for those used in the best hospitals and outpatient facilities worldwide.

Neuro

  • Head (trigeminal nerve, facial nerve, vestibulocochlear/auditory nerve and other cranial nerves)
  • Cavernous sinuses
  • Orbit
  • Pituitary and Hypothalamus
  • Face
  • Paranasal sinuses/Maxillofacial
  • Neck
  • Spinal column and spinal cord
    • Cervical
    • Thoracic / Dorsal
    • Lumbosacral
    • Sacroiliac joints
  • Peripheral Nerve Imaging

Body

  • Chest
  • Breast
  • Heart
  • Abdomen (liver, pancreas), including IV Eovist hepatocyte specific contrast material
  • MRCP (magnetic resonance cholangiopancreatography)
  • Pelvis ( rectum, vagina, prostate)
  • Scrotum

Musculoskeletal

  • TMJ
  • Hip
  • Calf
  • Thigh
  • Extremities (with IV contrast when considering arthropathies)
    • Knee
    • Shoulder
    • Ankle
    • Wrist
    • Hand
    • Fingers
    • Foot
    • Toes
    • Elbow

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