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Diagnostic Expertise

The ideal tools to make the right diagnosis.

MRI scans are often used to diagnose neurofibromatosis. In addition, the Neuroradiology section of the Department of Pediatric Radiology, part of Children’s Hospital’s Brain Care Institute, offers the latest testing and diagnostic technologies, including:

  • CT or CAT scan (computed tomography scans)
  • Electroencephalogram (EEG)
  • Tesla magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scanners
  • Electromyogram (EMG) and nerve conduction velocity
  • Positron emission tomography (PET) scan
  • Magnetic resonance angiogram (MRA) scan
  • Cerebral spinal fluid analysis (spinal tap or lumbar puncture)
  • Evoked potentials
  • Myelogram
  • Ultrasound (sonogram)
  • Neurosonogram
  • Magnetoencephalogram (MEG)
  • MR spectroscopy
  • Diffusion tensor imaging
  • PET molecular imaging
Last Update
April 3, 2014
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Last Update
April 3, 2014