HSS Journal

, Volume 8, Issue 1, pp 29–32

MR Imaging Tools to Assess Cartilage and Joint Structures

HSS Osteoarthritis Symposium: Frontiers in OA

Keywords

cartilage MRI biochemistry 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Radiology and ImagingHospital for Special SurgeryNew YorkUSA

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