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Head MRI scan - really scared, what should I expect during the scan?
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Dr. Larry Armstrong
Neurosurgery
2 doctors agree
In brief: Loud
The MRI makes a noise like a jack hammer. It doesn't hurt at all, you will feel nothing.
You should just close your eyes, think pleasant thoughts, and try to hold as still as possible so that the images are as good as they can be. There's no need to fear at all. I've had an MRI and it's really easy.

In brief: Loud
The MRI makes a noise like a jack hammer. It doesn't hurt at all, you will feel nothing.
You should just close your eyes, think pleasant thoughts, and try to hold as still as possible so that the images are as good as they can be. There's no need to fear at all. I've had an MRI and it's really easy.
Dr. Larry Armstrong
Dr. Larry Armstrong
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Dr. Michael Korona
Radiology - Interventional
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Dr. Michael Korona
Dr. Michael Korona
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Dr. Kevin Vaught
Neurosurgery
In brief: No worries
It takes about 30-45 minutes to do. Good luck.

In brief: No worries
It takes about 30-45 minutes to do. Good luck.
Dr. Kevin Vaught
Dr. Kevin Vaught
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