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can mri show bone structure like an x-ray?

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Dr. Susan Madonna
20 years experience Family Medicine
MRI vs X-ray : Bone structure is visible on MRI, but the pictures look quite different from the way bone looks on X-ray. MRI is often used to evaluate delicate and complex bones such as one would find in wrists or feet.
Answered on Feb 12, 2019

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