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Participants will receive an MRI with a custom-built MRI coil for each participant. The purpose is to find out whether this custom-built MRI coil can help doctors see the different parts of the spine as well as or better than they can with standard CT myelograms.
MRI with custom MRI spine coil
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
Published on BioPortfolio: 2020-01-21T11:32:41-0500
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