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Are mris safe for people with metal implants in their spine?
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Dr. Vikas Patel
Orthopedic Surgery
3 doctors agree
In brief: Typically yes
Most modern implants are non-ferrous materials and thus are ok in an mri.
The majority are now titanium and are certainly not a problem in an mri. The implants may, however, distort the MRI images in areas near the implants.

In brief: Typically yes
Most modern implants are non-ferrous materials and thus are ok in an mri.
The majority are now titanium and are certainly not a problem in an mri. The implants may, however, distort the MRI images in areas near the implants.
Dr. Vikas Patel
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Dr. Mark Weston
Orthopedic Surgery - Spine
In brief: Yes
No loose metal, fixed metal is ok.

In brief: Yes
No loose metal, fixed metal is ok.
Dr. Mark Weston
Dr. Mark Weston
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