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What is a 3 part MRI scan?

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Dr. Neeraj Kumar

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Posted on Fri, 25 May 2018 in Brain and Spine
Question: I have parkinson's disease. My Dr. used a DAT scan as one method of determining the disease. I have changed MD's now several years later. Now the new medical staff has scheduled me for a 3 part mri. Could you please explain what a 3 part mri is. I have not been advised on this.


I would like to add; l was being being evaluated for spinal and bone problems at the time of evaluation of parkinson's disease by new medical organization.
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Answered by Dr. Neeraj Kumar 31 minutes later
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3 part mri may be related to brain and different sites in spine.
Another possibility may be 3 Tesla MRI instead of 3 part MRI.
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