Medical Diagnosis by Nuclear Magnetism in the Earth Field Range

  • G.-J. Béné
  • B. Borcard
  • E. Hiltbrand
  • P. Magnin
Part of the NMR Basic Principles and Progress book series (NMR, volume 19)


The purpose of this paper is to describe some experiments which have been performed in order to establish whether it is possible to apply nuclear magnetic resonance or free precession of the atomic nuclei in weak fields to medical diagnosis [1].


Relaxation Time Amniotic Fluid Medical Diagnosis Pleural Fluid Polarize Field 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • G.-J. Béné
    • 1
  • B. Borcard
    • 1
  • E. Hiltbrand
    • 1
  • P. Magnin
    • 1
  1. 1.Département de Physique de la Matière Condensée, Section de PhysiqueStation de JussyGenèveSweden

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