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Brain & Nervous System

Brain Tumor Foundation, Tug McGraw Foundation, BrainLAB Unite In Support Of Patient Education

More than 200,000 people in the United States are diagnosed with a primary or metastatic brain tumor each year. As the need for more effective treatment increases, so does research into improving treatment technology.

Combined imaging may be better identification of difficult-to-diagnose brain clots

Neuroradiologists believe a brain imaging approach that combines standard magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scans with specialized contrast-enhanced techniques could lead to more effective diagnoses in patients with difficult-to-detect blood clots in veins of the brain.