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A 25-year-old male asked:

Does a dissection of the aorta show on an mri of the aorta?

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Dr. Gerald Mandell
Nuclear Medicine 53 years experience
Yes: Both CT angiogram and MR angiogram can demonstrate dissection and aneurysm of aorta. Because sometimes emergent situation usually faster to obtain CT.
Last updated Nov 21, 2018

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