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Can a brain MRI without contrast detect an aneurysm near the ear?
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Dr. Michael Korona
Radiology - Interventional
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Yes
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In brief: Yes
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Dr. Stephan Wicky
Radiology
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In brief: Possibly
They are mr sequences (protocols) that can be used to detect aneurysm without contrast injection.
But small aneurysms can be missed. If the patient has a normal renal function, it is strongly recommended to inject contract, that will dramatically increase the resolution and the detection of small aneurysm.

In brief: Possibly
They are mr sequences (protocols) that can be used to detect aneurysm without contrast injection.
But small aneurysms can be missed. If the patient has a normal renal function, it is strongly recommended to inject contract, that will dramatically increase the resolution and the detection of small aneurysm.
Dr. Stephan Wicky
Dr. Stephan Wicky
Thank
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