Top answers from doctors based on your search:
Disclaimer

mri scan

A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
40 years experience Dentistry
Possibly: Please repost and be more specific.
1
1 thank

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
24/7 visits
$15 per month
A member asked:
Dr. Ankush Bansal
17 years experience Internal Medicine
No : Like the name says, it is a scan. No scan hurts. It's just scanning you not touching you.
1
1 thank
Dr. Timothy Mosher
32 years experience Radiology
No: During an MRI scan some patients are bothered by the closed enclosure of the scanner and having to remain still. The scan produces some mild warmth s ... Read More
3
3 thanks
A member asked:
Dr. Douglas Bourgon
22 years experience Radiology
Yes. : If a medical professional has recommended an MRI then it is important for your care to obtain the study. An MRI has no pain and no radiation.
1
1 thank
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nathaniel Margolis
12 years experience Radiology
MRI scan length: The MRI can take between 20 minutes and 1 hour, depending on the body part. It can take longer if there is any motion, so try to stay still. Leave tim ... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Mosher
32 years experience Radiology
Safe procedure: Mri is one of the safest medical procedures. Risks result from incompatibility of some medical devices such as pacemakers. You will be screened to ma ... Read More
1
1 comment
13
13 thanks
A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kenneth Cheng
31 years experience Family Medicine
Details: An MRI provides a very detailed picture of the soft tissue. Because the soft tissue of muscle is different that the soft tissue of the bowels, which ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bradley Stockmann
17 years experience Radiology
Claustrophobia: Many people who have never had an MRI study before are concerned about experiencing claustrophobia during the scan. There are multiple methods to deal ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Paxton Daniel
39 years experience Radiology
Likely anxiety: The test is really quite easy. You lie on a platform that slides into the machine. Often headphones are provided for your favorite music. You just lie ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kamran Janjua
22 years experience Radiology
Read more here: Please see these articles (and it's related articles) for a good summary of info on the actual MRI procedure: http://www.Conciergeradiologist.Com/m ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Paul Velt
Dr. Paul Velt answered
42 years experience Diagnostic Radiology
Variable amount: Cost of MRI depends on what is being scanned . The cost also depends on where it is done. In Florida the cost of a spine is different that the head. ... Read More

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
24/7 visits
$15 per month