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how do they get the contrast out of your body

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Dr. Milroy Samuel
23 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
No: Most of the excretion will be through urine. Not fecal matter.
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Dr. Morton Levitt
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Gadolinium: Read this: http://www.Radiologyinfo.Org/mobile/en/safety/index.Cfm?Pg=sfty_contrast#top. Contrast materials commonly cause temporary constipation. You ... Read More

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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
No: Once in the feces, it's gotten rid-of, however long it takes to pass.
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paxton Daniel
38 years experience Radiology
No: The contrast is removed from your body by the kidneys. Menstruation should have no effect on this process.
Dr. Larry Grissom
42 years experience Radiology
No: Mri contrast is excreted through the kidneys and should not be related to the menstrual cycle.
A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
36 years experience Family Medicine
Quite low: Although your chances are higher, the likelihood of cancer from these procedures is still relatively low.
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Gabor
32 years experience Diagnostic Radiology
The IV: contrast is eliminated primarily by the kidneys via urine, it is essentially gone by 24 hours. The barium is not absorbed by the body, it is eliminat ... Read More
A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Daniel Goldman
26 years experience Internal Medicine
Diet and exercise: You need to eat a well balanced diet with plenty of protein, but do not exceed 2000 calories per day. you need to do a combination of aerobic ( joggi ... Read More
A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
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I do not understand: you question- Have a translator resubmit your question
A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dariush Saghafi
32 years experience Neurology
Well, there's a prob: I'm just taking a guess but is the reason we're asking this question because there's a drug test for either yourself or someone you kno ... Read More
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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Sneid
40 years experience Endocrinology
Heart beat: Make sure your heart continues to beat -- that's it's job.
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Dr. Marianna Post
16 years experience Family Medicine
Good explanation : This is a good explanation : http://www.Scientificamerican.Com/article.Cfm?Id=why-do-hangovers-occur.

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