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I have had a stapedectomy in my right ear and I am flying tomorrow. I am unsure whether I am allowed to go through the new body scanners.

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Dr. Murray Grossan
ENT - Head & Neck Surgery
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In brief: Stapedectomy

Shouldn't be a problem. There is a tiny metal in the ear but probably too small to show.
With MRI magnets that is different, but the scanner is X ray.

In brief: Stapedectomy

Shouldn't be a problem. There is a tiny metal in the ear but probably too small to show.
With MRI magnets that is different, but the scanner is X ray.
Dr. Murray Grossan
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