MAGNETIC RESONANCE IMAGING (MRI)

is a non-invasive diagnostic procedure which causes Hydrogen in the tissues of the body respond to the magnet passing by vibrating which can be interpreted by a computer to form a 3D image.

MAGNETIC RESONANCE IMAGING (MRI): "One of the modern pieces of diagnostic equipment, an MRI machine allows 3D images of a patient to be generated by using magnets."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "MAGNETIC RESONANCE IMAGING (MRI)," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/magnetic-resonance-imaging-mri/ (accessed July 6, 2020).
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