- cortical bone gives no signal on MRI, and therefore is less useful in evaluating purely cortical lesions;
- MRI is sensitive imaging test for focal & diffuse disorders of Bone Marrow;
- occult frxs and bone bruises produce changes in signal intensity of MRI relating to Bone Marrow edema
Original Text by Clifford R. Wheeless, III, MD.
Last updated by Data Trace Staff on Thursday, August 30, 2012 3:01 pm