A 25-year-old male asked:
Does a dissection of the aorta show on an mri of the aorta?
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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.
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Last updated Nov 21, 2018
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