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Diagnostic imaging lets doctors look inside your body for clues about a medical condition. A variety of machines and techniques can create pictures of the structures and activities inside your body. The type of imaging your doctor uses depends on your symptoms and the part of your body being examined. They include

Many imaging tests are painless and easy. Some require you to stay still for a long time inside a machine. This can be uncomfortable. Certain tests involve exposure to a small amount of radiation.

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  1. Diagnostic Imaging (National Library of Medicine)  
    Diagnostic imaging lets doctors look inside your body for clues about a medical condition. A variety of machines and ... and activities inside your body. The type of imaging your doctor uses depends on your symptoms and ...
  2. MRI Scans (National Library of Medicine)  
    Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) uses a large magnet and radio waves to look at organs and structures inside your body. Health ...
  3. MRI - lower extremity; Magnetic resonance imaging - leg; Magnetic resonance imaging - lower extremity; MRI - ankle; Magnetic resonance imaging - ankle; MRI - femur; MRI - leg
  4. ... an imaging study for my headache? Print Email Imaging: Do I need an imaging study for my headache? ACHE Newsletter Sign up ... newsletter by entering your e-mail address below. Imaging: Do I need an imaging study for my ...
  5. MRI 
    Magnetic resonance imaging; Nuclear magnetic resonance (NMR) imaging ... Having MRIs with other imaging methods can often help your doctor make a diagnosis. MRI images taken after a special dye (contrast) is delivered into ...
  6. Imaging of the Urinary Tract From the National Institutes of Health (National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases)  
    ... Disease Organizations​​ . (PDF, 345 KB) Alternate Language URL Imaging of the Urinary Tract Page Content What is ... Male and female urinary tracts [ Top ] What does “imaging” mean? In medicine, “imaging” is the general term ...
  7. Interventional radiology; Diagnostic radiology; X-ray imaging ... including upper GI and barium enema Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) and magnetic resonance angiography (MRA) Mammography Nuclear ...
  8. ... ultrasound Next Topic To learn more Other breast imaging methods Ductogram (galactogram) A ductogram, also called a ... if the cancer has spread. Scintimammography (molecular breast imaging) A radioactive tracer known as technetium sestamibi has ...
  9. Magnetic resonance imaging - cardiac; Magnetic resonance imaging - heart; Nuclear magnetic resonance - cardiac; NMR - cardiac; MRI of the heart
  10. Children's (Pediatric) Abdominal Ultrasound Imaging (American College of Radiology) (Radiological Society of North America)  
    ... of Abdominal Ultrasound Imaging? What is Abdominal Ultrasound Imaging? Ultrasound is safe and painless, and produces pictures ... page What are the limitations of Abdominal Ultrasound Imaging? Ultrasound waves are disrupted by air or gas; ...
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