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What are the risks of MRI scan?
Since the strong magnetic field is use in MRI imaging there are some risks of MRI scan. Any metal around your body or within your body will pose a safety hazard. It has been report by MRI maintenance Engineers that in the presence of metal objects, the strength of MRI magnets become so strong that it can trap, injure, or even kill an individual having the scan test. In addition, if the magnetic field comes into contact with metals, it will interfere with the scanning and the subsequent generation of images. Remind your doctor on the day your MRI scan was order and also tell the Radiology Technologist if you have any of these metal devices:
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