MRI Left Knee Joint
What is MRI Left Knee Joint?
MRI Left Knee Joint is a magnetic and radio waves based diagnostic technique to create images of structures in the knee joint. It is advised by a physician to know the cause behind pain, inflamation, decreased joints motion or bleeding in the knee joint. It is also used to monitor the progress of knee surgery, part of treatment procedure in sports or trauma related injury, arthiritis, fractures and tumors.
It is an non invasive and painless technique and considered harmless. However a patient should inform about any metallic implant prior to the scan.
Why is MRI Left Knee Joint done?
- To diagnose any fracture of the bones that form the knee joint
- To diagnose suspected osteoporosis or deformities of the bones of this joint
- To diagnose any infection or abnormal growth of the bones or the soft tissues of this joint
- To diagnose any suspected arthritis or dislocation of the elbow joint
- To diagnose any injury to the soft tissues like ligaments, tendons or the surrounding muscles
Answers to Patient Concerns & Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) about MRI Left Knee Joint
Frequently Asked Questions about MRI Left Knee Joint