Modern medicine is an amazing thing. At one point in time, a simple infection was the equivalent of a death sentence. When you’re doctors told you that you had diabetes, you were doomed to a short and painful life, often losing limbs before dying a terrible death. But thanks to medical advancements like antibiotics and insulin, these illnesses aren’t as debilitating.
Another such medical advancement that has transformed the way medical professionals operate is the availability of diagnostic imaging with MRI scans. Before the development of MRI radiology, doctors had to physically open a patient up to get a view of the organs or tissue or bone that was problemat