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I've had recurring elbow pain 3 times in the past 1 1/2 years. Can an MRI show bone besides soft tissue? It is painful to bend and straighten.

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Dr. Yash Khanna
Family Medicine

In brief: Get it checked

Yes the MRI shows bones and the soft tissues.
So do go tour doctor and ve it checked.

In brief: Get it checked

Yes the MRI shows bones and the soft tissues.
So do go tour doctor and ve it checked.
Dr. Yash Khanna
Dr. Yash Khanna
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Dr. Tonya Knoll
General Practice

In brief: MRI

An MRI will show bone as well as soft tissues.
This test is more detailed than an mri. Good luck!

In brief: MRI

An MRI will show bone as well as soft tissues.
This test is more detailed than an mri. Good luck!
Dr. Tonya Knoll
Dr. Tonya Knoll
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