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Metal Plate And Mri
I have a metal plate in my leg, and need an mri scan of my low back. Will the metal plate prevent me from getting the mri?
Mri or magnetic resonance imaging is one of the more recently developed imaging modalities available to physicians. It uses powerful magnets to generate images. There is no ionizing radiation which is a major advantage over many other modalities. Mri is the best imaging exam that we have for most soft tissue and joint related problems. There are radiologists ...Read more
I have been having troubles with ears and sinuses for 4 years with no help. New MRI says I have hypo plastic left 8th nerve. Can't find much online..
Will an MRI show a foreign body of any material in the neck/esophagus? Such as non-opaque items (wood, plastic, etc) if they are tiny?
Dx: palatal myoclonus symptoms, left eye pain and right throat pain. Mri says t2 hyper intensity. 23 yrs. One doctor says be worried other says normal?
Depends: Really depends on the number and location within the brain of the t2 abnormalities you describe. ...Read more