MR Parotid Gland
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What is MR Parotid Gland?
An MRI parotid gland creates a picture of your largest salivary gland located on either side of your mouth in fornt of both the ears and surrounding soft tissues. The images captured during the MRI scan can be stored on an electronic device which is further printed on a film. The MRI scan is radiationless test which uses strong magnetic and radio waves to create detailed and clear 3D multiple images. The whole MRI scan procedure takes about 40-60 minutes.
Why is MR Parotid Gland done?
- To diagnose inflammation of the parotid gland (parotitis), mumps, salivary stones
- To detect blockage of salivary duct by calculi or compression
- To find out any lesion, tumor/cyst (extra growth of salivary glands)
- To determine bulimia nervosa (eating disorder) due to swelling, blockage or inflammation in your parotid gland.
National Imaging & Path Labs is situated in one of the largest neighbourhoods in Delhi, National Imaging & Path Labs in Dwarka More is a part of the integrated network of pathology labs. This venture embarked on its journey with a longstanding commitment and a vision to make a wide range of specialized testing services available to the common man. In the sector, this centre has been consistent towards its commitment to excellence and innovation in whatever they do. The centre is well equipped...
Ranjit Singh Kumar
I am happy with 1mg, but not with National Imaging where I went for xray