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Virtual Biopsy May Allow Earlier Diagnos...

Virtual Biopsy May Allow Earlier Diagnosis of Brain Disorder in Athletes
CHICAGO—In a study of retired professional athletes, researchers found that a specialized imaging technique called magnetic resonance spectroscopy (MRS) may help diagnose chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE), a disorder caused by repetitive head trauma that currently can only be definitively diagnosed at autopsy. Results of the study were presented today at the annual meeting of the...