Health A to Z Last updated on 2021-02-26 20:47:06
8 Things To Know Before Going For An MRI Scan
- Dr. Abhishtita Mudunuri
- 2 Min Read
If you are going for an MRI scan for the first time, the idea of it might send your worries and fears into overdrive. Magnetic Resonance Imaging or MRI helps the doctor to check the health of your organs and diagnose illness if any. Many people are scared of the idea of lying inside a “big box” or “tunnel” but the truth is that it isn’t scary at all. MRI is a common and important diagnostic scan that helps the doctor to diagnose your health problem accurately. If you have been recommended an MRI scan here are a few things you should definitely be aware of:
It is not harmful
It can be loud
It may take some time
No metal allowed
Makeup is a no-no
Inform about your tattoos
Inform your doctor if you’re claustrophobic
Consult a General Physician
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