Published in Cancer Weekly, December 30th, 2003
They reported their findings recently in the journal Radiology.
Magnetic resonance imaging scanners can be calibrated to take images that highlight a specific type of human tissue. For example, so-called T1-weighted imaging sequences are best at imaging fatty tissues, while T2-weighted sequences best show fluids, like those found inside cysts. Additionally, 3-dimensional MRI can help define the size and shape of tumors. Contrast...
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