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MRI of hip with contrast

A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Gabor
32 years experience Diagnostic Radiology
Yes and no.: A standard MRI with contrast usually implies an intravenous injection of gadolinium. An MRI arthrogram means that the contrast is injected directly i ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
48 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Yes the injection: Have to done under florscopey then the MRI will be done after the injection.
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Dr. Kenneth Tepper
24 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Indirect arthrogram: Another potential option may be to have an MRI with an "indirect" arthrogram. In this study, the contrast is injected via IV and not placed directly ... Read More
Dr. Michael Korona
32 years experience Interventional Radiology
Yep: And the IV if they want you to have one.
A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Audie Rolnick
39 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Trauma?: This implies some type of trauma to the capsule, which is the fibrous tissue that holds joint together. Generally should heal conservatively, with tim ... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Harry Zegel
49 years experience Radiology
See answer: An MRI arthrogram involves a needle injection of gadolinium contrast into the hip joint - this will enable the radiologist to better delineate interna ... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paxton Daniel
38 years experience Radiology
Possibly femoral: Head avascular necrosis with the scan showing marrow edema. The MRI should state the most likely cause of the finding. Trauma, joint infection, arthri ... Read More
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Douglas Bourgon
21 years experience Radiology
Depends: Image quality is assessed on every study. Just like every car on the road is not the same, neither is every MRI and of course every patient getting s ... Read More
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A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Warren Wolfe
57 years experience Family Medicine
Complicated: Easy answer for a physician to answer with medical jargon but difficult to explain to a layman without pictures. Please consult with your physician wh ... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paxton Daniel
38 years experience Radiology
Glowing: Is not a radiology term and provides no useful information. Talk with your doctor regarding the results.
A female asked:
Dr. Jenniffier Mahand
11 years experience Family Medicine
Safe: unless you have some unusual condition there is no harm in getting both done
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Pietro Seni
46 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Dettachment: It means that the labrum(structure located around the rim of the socked)has separated from itparalabral cyst are usually very common and indicates ear ... Read More
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