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Can a patient with hemolytic anemia be injected with gadolinium?
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Dr. Ritesh Rathore
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology
3 doctors agree
In brief: Depends
Certain patients with hemolytic anemia can have increased risk of allergic reactions to contrast used in scans.
However, gadolinium has been used commonly in MRI scans in patients with inherited hemolytic anemias such as sickle cell anemias and thalasemias.

In brief: Depends
Certain patients with hemolytic anemia can have increased risk of allergic reactions to contrast used in scans.
However, gadolinium has been used commonly in MRI scans in patients with inherited hemolytic anemias such as sickle cell anemias and thalasemias.
Dr. Ritesh Rathore
Dr. Ritesh Rathore
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Dr. Martin Rubenstein
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Yes.
I was not able to find any contraindication for gadolinium that pertains to hemolytic anemia.

In brief: Yes.
I was not able to find any contraindication for gadolinium that pertains to hemolytic anemia.
Dr. Martin Rubenstein
Dr. Martin Rubenstein
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