Which imaging studies and procedures may be helpful in the diagnosis of pressure injuries (pressure ulcers)?

Updated: Mar 26, 2020
  • Author: Christian N Kirman, MD; Chief Editor: John Geibel, MD, MSc, DSc, AGAF  more...
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Additional studies that may be considered include the following:

  • Plain radiography
  • Bone scan
  • Magnetic resonance imaging
  • Tissue or bone biopsy

See Workup for more detail.

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