short-bore MRI

short-bore MRI

An advanced open MRI system in which the cylindrical imaging tube is shorter and has a larger diameter, resulting in less claustrophobia.
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Comparing T1-weighted and T2-weighted threepoint Dixon technique with conventional T1-weighted fat-saturation and short-tau inversion recovery (STIR) techniques for the study of the lumbar spine in a short-bore MRI machine.