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Tests and diagnosis
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Lumbar puncture (spinal tap) — Overview covers definition, risks and results of this procedure.
MRI uses a magnetic field and radio waves to create detailed images of the organs and tissues within your body.
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Urinalysis can be used to assess your overall health, detect a wide range of disorders, or monitor a medical condition or treatment.
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