What is an Orbit/Face MRI?
Orbit/Face MRI is a painless radiology exam which may be performed to help visualize the face area in a non-invasive manner. It aids doctors in visualizing tumors, infection, inflammation, and any neck disorders that a patient might have.
Who should get this test?
Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) is use to find problems such as tumors, bleeding, injury, blood vessel diseases, or infection in the face. MRI also may be done to provide more information about a problem seen on an X-ray, ultrasound scan, or CT scan. Contrast material may be used during MRI to show abnormal tissue more clearly.
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.