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Can braces be detected in for example in airport metal detectors?

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Dr. Joseph Woods
Pathology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Probably.

Even if they are detected, they probably can be accounted for if the people in charge are told in advance.

In brief: Probably.

Even if they are detected, they probably can be accounted for if the people in charge are told in advance.
Dr. Joseph Woods
Dr. Joseph Woods
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Dr. Arnold Malerman
Dentistry - Orthodontics

In brief: No

Stainless steel will not set off metal detectors.
They also will not rust, and do not attract lightning. Enjoy your flight.

In brief: No

Stainless steel will not set off metal detectors.
They also will not rust, and do not attract lightning. Enjoy your flight.
Dr. Arnold Malerman
Dr. Arnold Malerman
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Dr. Shawn Murray
Dentistry

In brief: Brace detection

No. Your braces will not set off metal detectors.

In brief: Brace detection

No. Your braces will not set off metal detectors.
Dr. Shawn Murray
Dr. Shawn Murray
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