A 24-year-old female asked:
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I am having a MRI of the brain & spine today & i got my nails done the other day acrylic nails is that okay? I took the paint off but the nails no.

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Dr. Eric Goodman
26 years experience in Radiology
No problem: There is no problem having a MRI with acrylic nails or nail polish. The only issue is with metal ( such as piercings) because of heating concerns.
Answered on Dec 30, 2019
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