Grid and patient alignment system for use with MRI and other ima

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1286535, 324308, 324309, A61B 5055

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ABSTRACT:
A grid system for interfacing MRI with other imaging modalities. The system includes a grid of contrast material which is compatible with MRI and other imaging modalities and a means to reproducibly position the subject in relation to the grid. The grid system is also used to plan radiotherapy and surgical biopsy procedures.

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