Bones and joints

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Chapter 12 Bones and joints

Imaging modalities

MUSCULOSKELETAL MAGNETIC RESONANCE IMAGING – GENERAL POINTS

Arthrography – General Points

8. Arthrography is a very safe procedure, with low complication rates. In a major study 3 there were 3.8% minor complications (vasovagal reaction, pain, synovitis) and 0.02% major complications (anaphylactic reaction, infection, vascular). This included 13 300 MR arthrograms with only a 0.03% complication rate, all of which were minor.

ARTHROGRAPHY

Indications