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MRI Cervico-Dorsal Spine

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4.2
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What is MRI Cervico-Dorsal Spine?

An MRI cervical dorso spine creates images of the cervical and dorsal regions (neck and upper back region) of the vertebral column along with the surrounding soft tissues like muscles. 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 a detailed and clear 3D multiple images. The whole MRI scan procedure takes about 40-60 minutes.

Why is MRI Cervico-Dorsal Spine done?

  1. To detect fractures, inflammations, or infections of the vertebral bones not visible on a simple X-ray
  2. To detect and diagnose herniated disk, which is the commonest cause of back pain
  3. To detect malformations or genetic defects (birth defects) during spinal development in children
  4. To detect any infection, injury or inflammation of the soft tissues like muscle, and ligaments of the spine
  5. To diagnose any suspected osteoporosis, deformities or abnormal growth of the bones and arthritis (inflammation of the joints)
  6. To diagnose cervical degenerative disc disease, neck pain, stiff neck
  7. To find out upper neck bones wear and tear or compression of intervertebral discs
  8. To detect any dislocation of the craniovertebral junction (CVJ) or fracture of the upper cervical vertebral bones
  9. To determine presence of tumor/cyst/abnormal mass growth originating from cervical bones or its surrounding soft tissues.

Preparation for MRI Cervico-Dorsal Spine

  • At the time of the MRI you might be asked to remove any metallic coins, jewelry, metal wrist watches, metallic keys, dentures or hearing aids as the MRI uses strong magnetic fields
  • Tell your radiologist if you have metallic implants like pacemaker, cochlear implants, aneurysm clips, neuro-stimulator, surgical staples/clips or drug implants
  • Pregnant women should inform their doctor about their pregnancy before going for MRI

Provided By

Apollo Clinic

Newtown - Rajarhat, KOLKATA
4.2
Apollo Clinic

ISO

NABL

About Apollo Clinic

The Apollo Clinic Salt Lake is situated at the City Centre Mall, which is located conveniently.Apollo Clinic Salt Lake is a perfect blend of functionality and elegance and is unlike any other clinic of its type. It’s luxurious interiors and ambience is a soothing contrast to the unfriendly and cramped setups people expect from primary healthcare setups. Highly efficient processes and well-trained staff ensure comfort for any customer right from the moment they walk in.\r\nApollo Clinic Salt Lake offers complete radiology and imaging solutions like BMD-DEXASCAN, OPG, Digital X-Ray, and 4D USG scanning. Other facilities include TMT, ECHO, ECG, Holter Monitoring, PFT, Endoscopy, Colonoscopy, Nasal Endoscopy, EEG and NCV. With an ultramodern NABL compliant pathology unit and interfaced automated machines, the clinic is a one stop solution to all your routine and special diagnostic needs.Apollo Clinic Salt Lake also contains one of the largest polyclinics in the city, with a capacity for over 150 consultants, thus ensuring any medical condition will have an answer at this address.\r\nBesides offering specially designed and renowned Apollo Preventive Health Check-up packages, the Apollo Clinic Salt Lake also has a well-stocked Pharmacy with genuine medicines, that operates on extended hours for the benefit of the surrounding residents, who currently need to travel long distances for basic medication during the early mornings and late evenings.

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