What are limitations of MRI in the workup of abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA)?

Updated: Jan 08, 2019
  • Author: Saum A Rahimi, MD, FACS; Chief Editor: Vincent Lopez Rowe, MD  more...
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Limitations of MRI in the assessment of AAA are the lack of widespread availability, the need for a stable patient, potential incompatibility with monitoring equipment, and high cost.


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