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An arthrogram involves both MRI and series of X-rays of a joint after injection of gadolinium, a contrast agent. This enhances the visibility of the soft tissue structures of your joint, such as tendons, ligaments, muscles and cartilage. The contrast injection is normally done under a local anesthetic.