What is an Upper Arm MRI?
An Upper Arm also known as Humerus MRI is a painless radiology exam which may be performed to help visualize the musculoskeletal structure of the upper arm in a non-invasive manner.
Who should get an Upper Arm MRI?
An Upper Arm MRI is usually ordered by doctors if you have these indications:
- Pain in the arm/shoulder
- Muscle/ligament tear
- Internal derangement
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.