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The Benefits of a Large-Bore MRI

When injuries, illnesses, and chronic health issues leave you in pain or discomfort and suffering from a variety of symptoms, there are new and advanced tools today that can be used to help diagnose and treat your condition. At Intermountain Medical Imaging (IMI), we ushered in a new era in state-of-the-art diagnostic testing and services […]

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What is an Arthrography?

Are you dealing with significant joint pain or other unexplained joint problems? If so, arthrography may be able to provide you with some answers. Through this type of advanced medical imaging, physicians can get the information that they need to evaluate and diagnose specific joint-related conditions. Patients who could benefit from arthrography, also known as […]

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NeuroQuant: Alzheimer’s disease

On average, people can expect to live beyond 71—roughly five years longer than life expectancy in 2000. While this is good news, as the human lifespan expands we expect to see an increase in Alzheimer’s disease, one of the most unfortunate afflictions of aging. This brain-shrinking illness has emerged as one of the world’s biggest […]

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Intermountain Medical Imaging – Helping Ballet Idaho Dancers Stay on Their Toes This Season!

Intermountain Medical Imaging has been selected to be Ballet Idaho’s Imaging Center of Choice for dancers this 2018-2019 season. “With so much strain put on our bodies, injury in the dance profession is a constant possibility. It is wonderful that Intermountain Medical Imaging is offering their services to Ballet Idaho dancers. We can trust their […]

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What is a MRV

If you are at all familiar with medical imaging you may have heard of a variety of procedures such as magnetic resonance imaging (MRI). However, if you have recently been told that you need a magnetic resonance venography (MRV), you may not be familiar with the term. While like the MRI, the MRV doesn’t use […]

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Top 30 Medical Imaging Blog

Intermountain Medical Imaging was recently selected by Feedspot as one of the Top 30 Medical Imaging Blogs on the web! If you’re looking for great information on medical imaging feel free to refer to our award-winning Intermountain Medical Imaging Blog. Looking for more information? Click on one of the categories below: 3T MRI, CT Lung Screening, Interventional Radiology, Medical Imaging, MRI, Neuroradiology, Nursing, Radiation, Radiology, Ultrasound, X-Ray

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What is Neuroradiology?

If you’ve recently been told that you need a neuroradiology exam, you may feel confused and a little scared. Medical terminology can often make simple, non-invasive procedures sound intimidating and even frightening. As you may have guessed from the sound of the name, neuroradiology is a practice that focuses on the nervous system and uses […]

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Getting Through an MRI When You Have Claustrophobia

Claustrophobia is characterized as a fear of dark or confined spaces but people also describe this as a fear of being trapped without a way out. Usually, there is a fear of suffocation or a fear of restriction associated with this phobia as well. It affects around 9% of the US population according to the […]

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What is Neuroradiology?

The field of medicine has a lot of odd terminology and complex words. Neuroradiology is definitely one of these words. If you have the need to have a neuroradiology exam done, you are probably full of questions. Most importantly, you will want to know what it means and what is going to occur. Before you […]

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No-Stress Imaging

When you or your loved one is unwell and requires some form of imaging, whether that be an x-ray, CT scan, ultrasound or MRI, there can be a measure of stress you feel when going in for these tests. For you to require imaging at all, the fear and worry surrounding the reasons for the […]

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