Journal of Health Informatics & Management

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MRI: Formation of Cross Sectional Image

Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) may be a medical imaging technique utilized in radiology to make pictures of the anatomy and therefore the physiological processes of the body. MRI scanners use strong magnetic fields, magnetic flux gradients, and radio waves to get images of the organs within the body. MRI doesn't involve X- rays or the utilization of radiation, which distinguishes it from CT and PET scans. MRI may be a medical application of Nuclear Resonance (NMR) which may even be used for imaging in other NMR applications, like NMR spectroscopy. While the hazards of radiation are now well controlled in most medical contexts (citation needed), an MRI should be seen as a far better choice than a CT scan. MRI is widely utilized in hospitals and clinics for diagnosis and staging and follow-up of disease without exposing the body to radiation. An MRI may yield different information compared with CT. Risks and discomfort could also be related to MRI scans. Compared with CT scans, MRI scans typically take longer and are louder, and that they usually need the topic to enter a narrow, confining tube. Additionally, people with some medical implants or other non-removable metal inside the body could also be unable to undergo an MRI examination safely.

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