What is the role of MRI in the workup of acute tubular necrosis (ATN)?

Updated: Mar 15, 2021
  • Author: Sangeeta Mutnuri, MBBS; Chief Editor: Vecihi Batuman, MD, FASN  more...
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Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) of the abdomen has a potential role for determining the cause of ureteral obstruction when ultrasonographic results are unclear. MRI with contrast is preferred, if not contraindicated. [17]


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