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Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) (cont.)

When to Seek Medical Care

No side effects occur from the exam itself.

Authors and Editors

Author: Lawrence M. Davis, MD
Editor: William C. Shiel Jr., MD, FACP, FACR

REFERENCES:

"Magnetic Resonance Imaging -- A Window into the Human Body." National Institute for Medical Research.

"Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MR/MRI)" Imaginis.

"Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) Scan." Patient Education Institute. National Library of Medicine.

Previous contributing authors and editors: Author: Lawrence M Davis, MD, Assistant Professor of Diagnostic Imaging (Clinical), Department of Diagnostic Imaging, Brown Medical School. Editors: Scott H Plantz, MD, FAAEM, Research Director, Assistant Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine; Francisco Talavera, PharmD, PhD, Senior Pharmacy Editor, eMedicine; Jonathan Adler, MD, Instructor, Department of Emergency Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Massachusetts General Hospital.


Last Editorial Review: 8/3/2012

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