MRI

Definitions of MRI
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n the use of nuclear magnetic resonance of protons to produce proton density images

Synonyms:
magnetic resonance imaging
Types:
fMRI, functional magnetic resonance imaging
a form of magnetic resonance imaging of the brain that registers blood flow to functioning areas of the brain
BOLD FMRI, blood-oxygenation level dependent functional magnetic resonance imaging
functional magnetic resonance imaging that relies on intrinsic changes in hemoglobin oxygenation
Type of:
imaging, tomography
(medicine) obtaining pictures of the interior of the body

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