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Old 02-16-2007, 11:01 AM   #1
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does a C-Spine MRI show muscle & tendons as well?

I was wondering if it shows muscles and tendons as well as the spine because I do get pain in the sides of my neck. I had one today, didn't really think of it until I got home. Anyone??

 
Old 02-16-2007, 11:21 AM   #2
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Re: does a C-Spine MRI show muscle & tendons as well?

Yep -- although the extent to which they will focus on these depends upon the thickness of the "slices" that the MRI takes. Soft tissue is actually the MRI's strong point -- the muscles, tendons, discs, etc. show up much better than bone.

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Re: does a C-Spine MRI show muscle & tendons as well?

Thank you! Appraciate it! I have to wait up to two full days for the results!

 
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