Medical Imaging

MRI scan of the Brain

MRI scan of the brain is a painless, noninvasive test that produces detailed images of your brain and brain stem. A brain MRI cost usually between $250-$12,000. Brain MRI scan cost by insurance type MRI brain cost for a high-deductible insured patient at a large hospital: $3,000 – $12,000 MRI Read more…

By AS Blog, ago
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Medical use of an fMRI examination

Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging (fMRI)¬†examination is an imaging method developed to show regional, time-varying changes in brain metabolism, in other words, changing in areas of the brain that are active during a task.¬† How it works Oxygen is delivered to brain cells – neurons by hemoglobin in capillary red blood Read more…

By AS Blog, ago
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Preparation for an MRI scan

MRI preparation On the day of your exam, you might be allowed to wear your own clothes if they are loose and have not any metal latches. Otherwise you might be asked to change into the patient gown. There are certain rules regarding eating and drinking that vary from the Read more…

By Vladimir Hruda, ago