MRI Elbow Joint
What is MRI Elbow Joint?
A Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) of the elbow joint is used to visualize the bones of the elbow joint along with the surrounding soft tissues like the cartilages, tendons, ligaments, muscles, and blood vessels.
This test is prescribed by the doctor to diagnose any fracture of the bones that form the elbow joint and to diagnose any injury to the soft tissues like ligaments, tendons, or the surrounding muscles.
Why is MRI Elbow Joint done?
- To diagnose any fracture of the bones that form the elbow 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 Elbow Joint
Frequently Asked Questions about MRI Elbow Joint