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A 62-year-old female asked:

Does a soft tissue neck mri show esophagus tumors and what other areas does it show?

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Dr. Michael Gabor
Diagnostic Radiology 34 years experience
MRI should: easily visualize a large tumor, but very small mucosal lesions may only be visualized endoscopically. So the answer is...sometimes.

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What will a neck MRI soft tissue show you?

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Dr. Mazen Ghani
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Many things: Mri of the neck is performed without or with intravenous contrast and allows us to evaluate the muscles, soft tissues, bones, glands (parotid, submandibular), blood vessels, lymph nodes, airway, and any masses/cysts present.
Last updated Jan 8, 2017

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