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What are Bone Density Scans and How are They Done

What are Bone Density Scans and How are They Done

You may or may not be familiar with the term bone density. If you are not familiar with the term, you are probably also not familiar with what a bone density scan is either. Bone density is a measure of the number of minerals, which are mostly made up of calcium and...
No More Lead Aprons During X-Rays?

No More Lead Aprons During X-Rays?

Patients who come to the Hollywood Diagnostics Center, or any doctor’s office or medical facility for an X-ray are probably used to having a lead apron draped over them for safety. Studies show this might not be entirely necessary. This shift in the guidelines...
Open MRI vs. High-Field MRI

Open MRI vs. High-Field MRI

One of the most common procedures that we offer at the Hollywood Diagnostics Center is those of MRIs. An MRI is a a type of scan to help assess what is going on inside the body. But let’s dive in a little deeper. What is an MRI? An MRI aka a magnetic resonance...
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