What is an MR Venogram?
An MR Venogram or Venography is a specialized MRI brain ordered to evaluate the veins of the head.
Who should get this test?
Your doctor may order an MR Venogram to help diagnose cerebral venous thrombosis. A strong magnetic field is used to evaluate blood flow patterns and blood vessel abnormalities.
Is there radiation involved?
No. An MRI is a painless radiology technique that has the advantages of avoiding radiation exposure.
When will I receive my results?
Once completed, you will receive your results within 3-5 business days in your LabFinder portal.
How do I prepare? Do I need to fast?
Please refer to the simple preparation guidelines or consult with your doctor or radiology center where you are being treated. Do not forget to bring your LabFinder Order and Insurance Card to your appointment.