New York Yankees center fielder Jacoby Ellsbury was sent for an MRI Thursday of his ailing right calf, which was negative.
Boston Celtics forward Glen Davis has patellar tendinitis in his left knee and could be out a week.
In the overall scheme of what’s happening in the world today, this sure is trivial. But sometimes that’s what I do. I mentioned in that “Medical Breakdown” blog that when all else failed, the patient made a desperate call to a friend with some clout and the doctor’s appointment to set up the MRI was booked in 90-minutes time. Now the rest of the story:
Researchers from Harvard and McLean Hospital have developed the first biological test that uses MRI’s to measure differences in the brain’s wiring that could ultimately identify patients with autism.