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Brookfield, WI
A 27-year-old male asked:

Is mri or ct better for detecting sinus infections?

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Daniel Saurborn
Diagnostic Radiology 25 years experience
CT is better: Although both MRI and CT can demonstrate sinus infection, CT is superior in demonstrating the thin bony walls of the sinuses, which are very important for evaluation of disease severity, as well as guidance for treatment options.
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Last updated Dec 17, 2019


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