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bone scan says negative/MRI states multiple compression fractures
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1711789 tn?1361308007
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Hi there!

The bone scans usually measure activity levels in the bone which may not be high in chronic/ old fractures. However if the fracture is recent, a bone scan may be a better modality for the bone, as compared to the MRI. I would suggest discussing the situation in detail with the concerned radiologist.
Hope this helps.

Take care!
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