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Old 12-13-2007, 09:22 PM   #11
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Re: Can I BF after a MRI?

Originally Posted by kezoo View Post
Just to add in here: MRI stands for Magnetic Resonance Imaging - it is NOT radio waves, but magnets being activated (that's what all the noise is during the MRI). So yeah, the MRI itself is safe, as pp said, not the contrast.

you got to it before me, lol... i was going to say that an MRI is magnetic, so there really shouldnt be anything going THROUGH you, if you didnt have the contrast..

on an a different note.. i had contract for a CT scan once, and omg that stuff is HORRIBLE... just horrible. That was probably one of the worst experiences of my life!


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