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whats the difference between an mri scan and an mrcp scan?

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Dr. Mazen Ghani
24 years experience Radiology
MRI: An MRI scan is a general and broad term used to describe an MRI performed of a body part (head, abdomen, pelvis, wrist, etc.). An mrcp (magnetic resonance cholangiopancreatography) is a type of MRI scan that focuses on the pancreas, bile ducts, gallbladder, and liver).
Answered on Jul 26, 2019
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