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What are the tests for broken back?
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Dr. Jay Rosenfeld
Physical & Rehabilitation Medicine
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If there is a fracture suspected, the first test is an xray or a cat scan.
A ct scan or cat scan is a special type of xray and it is usually better at seeing fractures than an MRI which is better for looking a non bone tissue.

In brief: See below
If there is a fracture suspected, the first test is an xray or a cat scan.
A ct scan or cat scan is a special type of xray and it is usually better at seeing fractures than an MRI which is better for looking a non bone tissue.
Dr. Jay Rosenfeld
Dr. Jay Rosenfeld
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