From the article: “The importance of today cannot be overstated, as it is through MRI testing that the presence or absence of disease or conditions is confirmed,” said Lowry, whose district includes Provident Hospital.
“It is through MRI testing that the severity of strokes is determined,” he said. “It is through MRI testing that breast cancer is often found, and it is through a cervical MRI that it was determined that I had early-stage prostate cancer. That discovery led to a successful surgery and my ability to stand before all of you today as a cancer survivor.”
Read more here: https://chicago.suntimes.com/news/2022/4/1/23006752/provident-hospital-mri-machine-cancer-health-south-side