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MRI Joint With Contrast

Overview Brief

MRI Joint With Contrast are performed with contrast enhancements for better visibility of the internal body parts n the MRI scan. Contrast fluid is also injected to detect ligament injuries.

What is MRI Joint With Contrast?

MRI Joint With Contrast begins with injecting of contrast fluid into the patient’s joints. In MRI Joint With Contrast better clarity in images of the body parts are derived. MRI Joint With Contrast is used for evaluating disorders or conditions in the joints.

How is MRI Joint With Contrast performed?

MRI Joint With Contrast is a simple procedure that have few easy steps to follow

  • Patient needs to wear a hospital gown and lie on a moveable table.
  • Contrast fluid will be injected by a physician into a vein of your arm.
  • The moveable table will enter the MRI machine for deriving images of the joint.
  • Patient needs to stay in one position throughout the procedure.

Once MRI Joint With Contrast is over, the patient can go home immediately.

Side effects of MRI Joint With Contrast

The most common harmless side-effects of MRI Joint With Contrast are

  • Claustrophobia.
  • Dizziness.
  • Body might feel warm.
  • Allergic reactions from the contrast fluid. (1)

Preparation before performing MRI Joint With Contrast

Before starting the MRI Joint With Contrast, it is important for the patient to follow these preparation measures

  • Discuss your medical history with the physician.
  • Remove all jewellery and other objects that can interfere with the magnetic fields in the MRI machine.
  • Eat and drink normally before the MRI Joint With Contrast, if not instructed otherwise.

Post-care after MRI Joint With Contrast

The post-care for MRI Joint With Contrast is very simple as follows

  • Eat and drink in plenty if you were instructed to fast for hours before MRI Joint With Contrast
  • If you experience allergic reactions for a long time after the completion of the procedure consult the doctor immediately. 

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